2The “ZERO” Idioms No mistake about it It’s not funny; that person is terrificHaven’t heard in long timeDon’t understand at allYou don’t have any excuses at allHave no interest in anythingDon’t like that at allWRONG ZEROFUNNY ZEROHEARD ZEROUNDERSTAND ZEROEXCUSE ZEROINTEREST ZEROLIKE ZERO
3ZERO “ZERO” on forehead FEEL ZERO SEE ZERO Don’t know anything Don’t have any feelingsHaven’t seen that
4The “THINK” Idioms THINK FROZEN Dumbfounded; stunned THINK LIMIT THINK EASYTHINK STRONGTHINK SELFTHINK BOTTOMDumbfounded; stunnedDon’t have much knowledgeYou think you are tough?Have a strong mindYou think alot about yourself; it’s up to youNot very educable
5The “FEEL” Idioms FEEL DEFLATED HEART SOFT FEEL HURT HEART FEEL GOOD FEEL FEEL ______I feel so smallVery sweet, helpful, sensitiveHurt my feelingsWhew! I am very touched.I feel great!“I think”; I have the feeling
6The “FINISH” Idioms SEE FINISH TRAIN ZOOM FINISH ALL GONE FINISH ME FINISHFINISHI’ve already seen thatI’m not going to repeat thatThere is no moreI’m through with you; I’m through working“Quit it!”
7The Derogatory Idioms VOMIT ME I, I, I YOU FAMOUS ______ SCL:V “look up and down at you”STOMACH TURNOVERI don’t like thatThink high of yourself; egotistYou are always _____I am disgusted of you.Something makes me sick.
8Derogatory Idioms, cont… RED FACE YOUIMAGINE IMAGINEWORTHLESSNEVER HEARD“Thumb inside hand”You get embarrassed easilyYou imagine things; paranoidIt is not important; it is no use.Have never heard that before.Don’t know how to do it; stupid me
9Other most Famous Idioms! CL:C “at nose, move outward to” CL:SCL:C “at nose, move outward to” CL:S+++WEAK+HEADCUT-ITCUT-HANDDrew my attention; interest meYou are feeble; gullibleThink lose you; gullibleStop talkingInterrupt my conversation or shut up
10Yes, more Idioms! Do something for nothing; being a sucker SUCKER ME Hold your conversation; put that off for a whileNot listening; not paying attentionThis lecture is too hard for me; it’s above my knowledgeSUCKER ME“Friend upside down”EAR OUT, EAR OUTOVERHEAD ME
11And more…. DO, DO, DO “middle finger on chest” “F” on forehead Grin or smile expressionsLIE-AROUND MESUCCEED YOU FINISH.What shall I do?Why you do that?It was close.Happy, excited!I died laughing.You’ve finally made it.
12Yep….more! FEEL PASS, YOU MONEY MONEY FOR-FOR? LIE-DOWN QUIET ME DREAM.BLACK HEART YOUAMBITION ZERO METHINK NOT-YET MEDo you think you passed?What do you need money for?I’m chilling, resting.You’re hardhearted.I’ve lost interest.I’ve yet to decide that.