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Jo: ThisReal English from BBC Learning English. I’m Jo.

Sun Chen:我,孙晨

Jo: Today we’re goinglook at wordsphrases that you might not findyour English textbook.

Sun Chen: 地道英语时段,我们说英语中新鲜词,在课本里还定能找得到,所以,你要仔细听.jo 快说说,今天要学词?

Jo: Today’s word‘uptight’ – U.P.T.I.G.H.T. – uptight.

Sun Chen: Uptight. 什么意思呢?

Jo: If you are uptight, you are angryanxious about something.

Sun Chen: 人如果uptight,那他紧绷着弦儿,点都放松,你能给咱举例子吗?

Jo: Of course. You might say ‘don’t get uptight – relax!’ if your friend was getting stressedanxious about something.

Sun Chen:好词吗?

Jo: Not really. You could say ‘my bosstoo uptight today’. You meanasnegative thing, he’s stressed.

Sun Chen: 这么说,我们在使用这时候还得谨慎点儿,弄好还要得罪人呢!

 

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A: Are MikeAngela still dating?

B: No, she decidedstop seeing him. He was always so uptight about everything.

Jo: My ex-boss wasvery uptight person.

Sun Chen: Really?

Jo: Yes. He would screamshout alltime about nothing.

Sun Chen: He sounds terrible.

Jo: Yes, but luckily my new boss isn’t uptight at all.

Sun Chen: That’s good.

Jo: Yes, Sun Chen. There’s nothing worse than an uptight boss.

 

Sun Chen: 好好,我们还趁热打铁,赶快复习下,如果弦儿绷得特别紧,放松,就可以用uptight来形容.

 

Jo: Yes, that’s it. You’ve been listeningReal English from BBC Learning English. Join us again soonmore up-to-the-minute Real English. Bye.

Sun Chen: 再见!

 


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