Итак, сначала английские фразы о любви, ведь это самое важное в жизни
Love is blind. Любовь слепа (Любовь зла).
— Can’t he see what a bad person his girlfriend is?
— You know they say, “Love is blind”.
There are other fish in the sea. Есть и другие рыбы в море. (Найдутся и другие претенденты).
— I am so sad that my boyfriend and I broke up.
— You’ll meet a great guy soon. There are other fish in the sea.
Beauty is only skin deep. Красота только внешне.
да— She is very attractive, but when you get to know her better you’ll realize that beauty is only skin deep.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Красота в глазах смотрящего.
— Jenny is the most beautiful woman I’ve ever seen!
— You must be kidding! She is quite plain. It just proves that beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
Opposites attract. Противоположности притягиваются.
— She loves to go out and socialize, but her husband prefers to stay home.
— You know what they say, “Opposites attract”.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder. В разлуке чувство крепнет.
— Since her boyfriend moved to another city, she can’t stop thinking about him.
— Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Out of sight out of mind. С глаз долой, из сердца вон.
— When he went away for a year, she lost interest. Out of sight out of mind.
Time heals all wounds. Время лечит.
— I know the breakup is painful for you now but remember, time heals all wounds.
It’s better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. Лучше любить и потерять, чем никогда не любить вообще.
— I am already an old woman and I can say for sure it’s better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
You have to kiss a lot of frogs to find your prince. Вы должны поцеловать много лягушек, чтобы найти своего принца.
— You are already 40 and you have no boyfriend, because you have to kiss a lot of frogs to find your prince.
А теперь рассмотрим английские фразы о деньгах
Money doesn’t grow on trees. Деньги не растут на дереве.
— I can’t afford to buy you any more video games. Money doesn’t grow on trees.
Time is money. Время — деньги.
— I don’t want to stay home any more and wait. Time is money.
Money talks. С деньгами можно многого добиться.
— He won the lawsuit because he hired the best lawyers. Money talks.
Money can’t buy happiness. Счастье за деньги не купишь.
— He’s struggling with depression even though he’s a millionaire. Money can’t buy happiness.
The best things in life are free. Лучшие вещи в жизни даются бесплатно.
— Even though we’re poor, we have a happy family and good health. The best things in life are free.
Save it for a rainy day. Сохранить на черный день.
— My grandmother gave me some money and she advised me to save it for a rainy day.
Beggars can’t be choosers. Попрошайки не имеют права выбора (дареному коню в зубы не смотрят).
— His friend gave him a car. But he complained that it was old and dirty. I reminded him that beggars can’t be choosers.
You can’t take it with you. С собой все не заберешь.
— Don’t be materialistic. Remember, you can’t take it with you.
There’s no such thing as a free lunch. Бесплатный сыр только в мышеловке.
— This advertisement says that I can get a free phone.
— Be careful, there is no such thing as a free lunch.
A fool and his money are soon parted. Дурак с деньгами быстро расстается.
— When he won the lottery he spent it all at the casino, a fool and his money are soon parted.
You get what you pay for. Вы получаете то, за что платите. (Если вы покупаете дешевый товар, скорее всего, он низкого качества).
— I tried to save money by buying the cheapest speakers. They stopped working a week later. You get what you pay for.
Neither a borrower nor a lender be. Не одалживай и не занимай деньги.
— His parents told him to work hard and make his own money and never to ask for help. They told him, “Neither borrow nor a lender be”.
Money makes the world go round. Деньги правят миром.
— Everything in the world would stop without money.
— Money makes the world go round.
Money is the root of all evil. Деньги — корень всего зла.
— I thought he was an honest man, but I found out his in jail because he stole money from his company.
— The love for money is the root of all evil.
It takes money to make money. Нужны деньги, чтобы заработать деньги.
— You need 50.000 USD to start that kind of business. It takes money to make money.
The grass is greener on the other side of the fence. Трава зеленее по другую сторону забора.
— I would be much happier if I had a job like yours.
— Don’t be so sure. The grass is greener on the other side of the fence.
— Don’t put all your eggs in one basket. Не клади все яйца в одну корзину.
— You should apply for several jobs rather than just one. Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.
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Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. Выбери работу по душе и тебе не придется работать ни единого дня в своей жизни.
— My mother is a teacher. She loves teaching, enjoys her life and receives money for it! Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.