terça-feira, 3 de junho de 2014

Word of the day: Maul / Famous movie quotes / as far it goes

Word of the day

Maul: malho, marreta, malhar, espancar, maltratar
Synonyms:maltreat, manhandle, mishandle, rough (up), a heavy often wooden-headed hammer used especially for driving wedges

“A bear killed one hiker and badly mauled the other.”
“…demonstrators who claimed that they had been mauled by the police…”


As far as it goes
-até onde dá                                                                                                         
-até onde é possível                                                                                
“This analysis is fine as far as it goes, yet it misses one crucial distinction. It's true that Liberals are in favor of empathy, ...”
(Esta análise é boa até onde é possível, no entanto omite uma distinção crucial. É verdade que os liberais são a favor de empatia,...)
(www.nytimes.com / Jan.14, 2011)

(Conversação em Inglês:Frases e Expressões Úteis- Flávio Cruz)
Famous movie quotes
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
The stuff that dreams are made of.
E.T. phone home.
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore!
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.
There's no place like home.

Fonte:  http://www.afi.com/100years/quotes.aspx


Nenhum comentário:

Postar um comentário