Stick your neck out 冒风险

  • 2014年 4月 29日
Three giraffes in a zoo
Do you stick your neck out like these giraffes?

今日短语

短语 stick your neck out 的意思是敢于冒风险,不怕得罪人。

例句

John stuck his neck out and told the boss what we thought of him.

He decided to stick his neck out and buy a new sports car, even though he hadn't asked his wife.

请注意

另一个同脖子相关的短语是 be up to your neck, 用来形容一个人繁忙的程度,即忙得不可开交,忙得喘不过气来。

Dave is up to his neck with his studies and has no time to go out with his friends.