Jabber's English Note---062

jabber (jabber)
the hot spot

Just imagine how you feel if you sit on a hot spot. In Chinese language, we ofen describe some people as "the ants on the hot spot". I don't know whether the English-speaking people have this notion--- the ants on the hot spot. However, I do know that the native English-speakers talk about the "hot spot". For instance, my manager often undertakes some responsibilities in my favor. In his words, "I don't want to put you on the hot spot". Obviously, it is not a pleasant experience to be on the hot spot. It seems to me that many fingers point at me as I am on the hot spot.
2001-12-6 -04:00
This post has been archived. It cannot be replied.
Page address has been copied. To share, click to copy page address.
Share Online by QR Code

Back To Topic: Jabber's English Note---062

Back To Forum: HOME枫下论坛枫下论坛主坛工作学习English