Words & Phrases
something incredible happens that you didn’t expect
You've 'gotta' see that movie ... it'll blow you away!
to make a mistake (or) to not do something as well as you wanted (or) to fail
I took my math midterm today, but I’m pretty sure I blew it!
stop what you were planning to do
Let’s blow off this party and go somewhere else
stop thinking about it and move on
Sherry: I can’t get my ex-boyfriend out of my mind.
Casandra Just try to calm down right now and blow it off!
something happens that you don’t expect at all
It blows my mind that Adela is getting married right after she finishes high school!
My dad went deep sea fishing, and he told us about the big fish he had caught. He totally blew it out of proportion! The actual size of the fish was way smaller.
something that you feel is no good
My little brother didn’t like the new toy I gave him. He said to me, “I don’t like it. It blows!”
telling someone to do super well
Sue: I’m going to be the
lead in a play this weekend, and I’m a little
Frank: You’ll be great! Break a leg!
My car broke down, so I need to take the bus for a while.
end a relationship
Helen: Samantha recently broke it off with her boyfriend. How sad, huh ...
Cory: Maybe they'll get back together. They've been couple for a long time.