Some great phrases/Unas frases buenas (Edición Bilingual)

11 Aug

These are some great idiomatic ‘castellano alto’ expressions for everyday use (or blog writing!) Use them to impress your friends.

We are multi-lingual scary things.

¡Mirad! Tenemos unas frases de ‘High English’ para usar día por día (incluso los blogs). Utilícelas para impresionar a tus amigos.

1. al pie de cañon / manning the fort

2. tirar por la borda / to sh@t on everyone’s plans

3. no dar ni golpe / to be worthless OR not lift a finger

4. empinar el codo / to drink like there’s no tomorrow

5. acabar como una cuba / to be hammered

6. dar el bragetazo / to be a gold digger

7. ser un calzonazos / to be whipped by your wife/gf

8. hacer la vista gorda / don’t call out someone doing something bad OR let it pass

9. tener mala pata / can’t get a break

10. dar la lata / to get on someone’s nerves

11. ir con pies de plomo / watch your step

Do you have any more? ¿Tienes más?

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