YBM 생활영어

이전 너 큰일 났구나. 다음

오늘도 새로운 표현으로 나의 생활영어 실력을 쑥쑥 키워볼까요?

2024-05-13
1오늘의 학습 주제
A: You won’t believe this. I snapped my key off in the lock.
B: That’s no laughing matter. I’m afraid 너 큰일 났구나.
A: There’s no way on earth to pry it out, is there?
B: Nope. You have to call a locksmith.
해설강의 : John Valentine(Twitter ID : @JohnValentine2), 홍주희
2오디오 강의 듣고, 정답 확인
3해석 및 해설
A: 이 얘기하면 못 믿을걸? 열쇠가 자물쇠 안에서 딱하고 부러졌어.
B: 웃을 일이 아니네. You’re up a creek.
A: 꺼낼 방법이 도대체 없겠지?
B: 없지. 열쇠공을 불러야 돼.

[Additional expressions]
*You won’t believe this.
– This will surprise you. / This will be hard for you to believe.
*I snapped my key off in the lock.
– I broke off my key while it was still inside of the lock.
*That’s no laughing matter.
– That’s a serious problem. / That’s a huge problem.
*I’m afraid you’re up a creek.
– I’m sorry to say, but you are really in a bad situation.
*There’s no way on earth to pry it out
– It’s impossible to get it out / I could never pull it back out
*You have to call a locksmith.
– You need to get in touch with a professional lock person.
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