Rat rate?

2015-11-06 11:03

If your life involves a lot of competition and a hectic schedule, you’re in a rat race.

Come out?

2015-11-03 13:54

The question we’re interested in is why “coming out” stands for people revealing their homosexual status, or secrets.

Charm offensive?

2015-11-02 09:05

What does it mean when they say someone goes on a “charm offensive”?

Head and shoulders?

2015-10-27 11:11

Bobby Jindal's tax plan is head and shoulders better than Donald Trump's. Why “head and shoulders”?

Beg to differ?

2015-10-23 10:20

Beg to differ literally means we beg your pardon; we want to express a different opinion.

A card-carrying member?

2015-10-20 16:56

If someone is described as a card carrying member of a certain political party he is considered as a devoted member.

Benefit of the doubt

2015-10-16 15:31

“I didn't believe him but I still gave him the benefit of the doubt.” What does “benefit of the doubt” mean exactly?

观摩美国大选电视辩论 学辩论英语

2015-10-15 14:16

不关心美国大选,也不看电视辩论?没关系!可英语还是要学的。

Blind faith

2015-10-13 10:36

You have total trust and confidence in someone or something without evidence or reason.

Stuff happens

2015-10-09 10:58

"Stuff happens" is a saying you use when something bad happens and for no particular good reason.

Cheat sheet?

2015-09-25 10:42

A cheat sheet is a note you prepare for a test, a television interview, etc, that helps you get the facts right.

Blow by blow?

2015-09-22 10:37

Blow by blow, therefore, means hit after hit, one strike after another.

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