1. boss around —to give orders to someone.使唤某人。
Stop bossing me around. I’m not your employee.
2. smart as a whip— having unusual and impressive intelligence. 聪明过人。
He’s not only smart as a whip; he’s e also good with people.
3. chew the fat—-gossip 闲聊
We’re not supposed to waste time chewing the fat with the customers.
4. good lenses, bad frames— Describing someone who gives a bad first impression but is actually a good person. Someone who doesn’t appear to be competent yet is extremely capable at what he/she does.人不可貌相。
Corey is a good teacher. You wouldn’t know it by looking at him…good lenses, bad frames.
5. have a crush on— to have a feeling of romantic love for someone. 迷恋某人。
He seems to have a crush on one of my friends.