作者名称 国旗国籍

Ross 罗斯

EN

CN

2021.01.20 11:53
Idiom of the day: 'beat around the bush'.

Meaning: Avoid saying what you mean, usually because it's uncomfortable.

Example: "If you want to ask me, just ask; don't beat around the bush".
58 8

Download the HelloTalk app to join the conversation.

Comments

  • SealandCHN 2021.01.20 12:15

    CN
    EN

    中文是兜圈子的意思吧?
  • Seong Yeol Sung 2021.01.20 12:16

    KR
    EN

    Thanks a lot
  • Sukanya W 2021.01.20 12:32

    TH
    EN

    Want to listen and speak English, know how to do
  • sheer 2021.01.20 12:37

    CN
    EN

    yes.don't beat around the bush😄
  • Cindy 2021.01.20 14:12

    CN
    EN

    ask something directly
  • Joyce 2021.01.20 14:19

    CN
    EN

    Are you beat around the bush?
  • Ross 罗斯 2021.01.20 15:03

    EN
    CN

    KR

    @Joyce Do I beat around the bush? Yeah, sometimes. British people are less direct because we want to be polite 😂
  • 孟子 2021.01.20 15:33

    CN
    EN

    别拐弯抹角

Open HelloTalk to join the conversation