"Gee..." is an interjection that shows surprise, wonder, or uncertainty. Sometimes when people say "Gee..." (in a long, drawn out fashion) they are just pretending that they are surprised.
I don't buy that theory. That mean's I don't accept it as completely true.
A dud is something or someone that doesn't live up to expectations and is a disappointment.
在赛马场上，马匹凭一个颈位之差取胜，叫做The horse wins by aneck。假如两匹马neck and neck，那就是“并驾齐驱”的意思了。
When I said it crept me out, I meant the sound of the owl was bothering me or disturbing me so I couldn't sleep. Actually, it was making me a little scared.