Have a beef with
You have major issues with someone, or someone hates you or has a grudge against you. 跟某人有心結，跟某人鬧得不愉快
A: Have you read the news about Taylor Swift and Kayne West?
B: I heard they have a beef, but I don't really know what happened between them.
A good call
used to express approval (or criticism) of a person's decision or suggestion. 沒錯！就是這樣！
A: What do you want for dinner today?
B: How about Chinese takeout? We haven’t had it for a long time.
A: That’s a good call!
express (v) 表達
approval (n) 認同
Call someone out
To announce to someone that one knows the other's lies or intentions. 揭穿某人
A: I thought your were going to play a trick on Jack.
B: I can’t do it anymore. Kate called me out in front of everybody. Now Jack knows what I’m going to do!
announce (v) 宣布
intention (n) 意圖
Very good. Perfect. On point. 太完美啦！
A: Look at my fabulous eyebrows. I tried a different way of applying. What do you think?
B: They are on fleek.
In a pickle
If you are in a pickle, you are in a difficult position, or have a problem to which no easy answer can be found. 左右為難
A: I’m in a pickle. You have to help me choose. Which one is better, the red one or the blue one?
B: Honey, I think both of them look great on you.
pickle (n) 醃黃瓜
A person regarded as weak, or overly fearful. 膽小鬼 小孬孬
A: I don’t think we should go to that haunted house. It’s too dangerous.
B: Oh, come on! Don’t be such a wuss. It’s gonna be fun!
regarded as 被認為
weak (adj) 軟弱
fearful (adj) 害怕
To be completely enthusiastic, exhilarated, or excited about something. 爽翻天
A: Guess what?
A: I’m so stoked because I got free tickets to Big Bang’s concert!
enthusiastic (adj) 熱忱
exhilarated (adj) 狂喜
A song that a person is particularlyfond of. 最愛的歌曲
A: Oh my God! This is my jam!
B: Let me turn up the music then.
particularly (adv) 特定
fond of 喜愛
A modern synonym for words such as “cool,” or “dope.” Used to describe a noun that is of an excellent quality. 酷
A: Have you been to the new club downtown?
B: No, I haven’t, but I heard it’s pretty legit. We should go check it out next week.
legit (adj) 正統的
dope (adj) 酷
Someone who sends provocative messages on the internet.You convince and lie to someone to do something that’s not real prank or kidding. 網路小白 惡搞
A: Have you seen this Dad? He trolls his daughter by recreating her selfies.
B: Oh my God. That’s hilarious!
provocative (adj) 挑撥
convince (v) 說服
prank (v) (n) 整人
hilarious (adj) 超好笑的