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[word-lover] 【整理】2008-05-11 Words and Their Stories

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Homework news:/s/ Now the VOA Special english programme Words and stories there are many American expressions about insects like bees for example bees are known as very hard workers news:/s/ They always apeares to be busy moving around their houses or hives , so you might say you are as busy as a bee if you spend your weekend cleaning your house. in that you might say your house was a behive activity if your whole family was helping you clean. you also might say you made a bee line for something if you went there right away. when we go to see a movie, my friend always make some beeline for the place where they sell popcorn here is a expression about bees that is not used much any more, but we like it anyway. news:/s/in the 1920s, it something was kind you might say it was the bees needs now we we do not know how the expression developed,in fact we do not even know if bees have knees .If your friend can not stop talking about something becasue she thinks it is important. you might say she has a bee in her bonnet , if someone asks you a personal question , you might say that is none of your business vex, this means none of your businees. speaking of a personal questions ,there is an expression people sometimes use when their children ask where do babies come from ?? , parents who discuss sex and reproduction say this is talking about the birds and the bees . hornets are bee like in-sex are like that sometimes attack people. if you are really angry, you might say you are mad as an hornet and if you stir up a hornet's nest you creat trouble or problems, butterflies are beautiful insects. but you would not want to have butterflies in your stomach,that means to be nervous about having to do something like speaking in front of a crowd! you would also not want to have ants in your pants that is to be restless and unable to sit still , here are some expressions about plan or bags another word for insects,if a friend keeps asking you to do something you do not want to do. you might ask him to leave you alone or stop bugging me . a friend also might tell you again and again to do something, if so ,you might say you might say he put a ,if you are reading a book in your warm bed on a cold winters day you might say you are s?????????????????? and if you wish [news:/s/03:55.2-04:13.0] if you wish someone good night you might say sleep tight, do not let big bags bite.
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