There are two sides to every question.の意味や使い方を解説!英語で1日1フレーズ #226



今回のフレーズは「There are two sides to every question.」です。



例えば、一方の意見だけが強調されているときに、「Remember, there are two sides to every question.(忘れないで、どんな問題にも必ず異なる見方がある)」と言うことができます。また、異なる意見が出たときに、「We need to consider that there are two sides to every question.(あらゆる問題に異なる側面があることを考慮する必要がある)」と言うこともできます。

「There are two sides to every question.」は、古代ギリシャ哲学にルーツを持ち、紀元前5世紀頃に活躍した哲学者プロタゴラスにまでさかのぼることができます。その後、18世紀頃には英語圏で広く使われるようになりました。この表現には「There are two sides to every story(あらゆる話には2つの側面がある)」や「Every coin has two sides(すべてのコインは両面がある)」など、さまざまな言い換えが存在しますが、いずれも本質的な意味は同じです。

まとめると、「There are two sides to every question.」は、文字通り「すべての質問には2つの側面がある」という意味ではなく、どんな問題にも異なる視点や意見が存在することを指します。このフレーズを使うことで、複数の視点を考慮する重要性を伝えることができます。

この「There are two sides to every question.」を使って、異なる意見や視点を尊重する場面で活用してみてください。

There are two sides to every question.


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A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
A blessing in disguise.
A dime a dozen.
A feather in one's cap.
A penny for your thoughts.
A penny saved is a penny earned.
A picture is worth a thousand words.
A watched pot never boils.
Add insult to injury.
All ears.
All is fair in love and war.
All thumbs.
As cool as a cucumber.
As high as a kite.
Back to square one.
Back to the drawing board.
Backseat driver.
Barking up the wrong tree.
Beat a dead horse.
Beat around the bush.
Beggars can't be choosers.
Better safe than sorry.
Birds of a feather flock together.
Bite off more than one can chew.
Bite the bullet.
Blood is thicker than water.
Break a leg.
Burn the midnight oil.
Call it a day.
Caught between a rock and a hard place.
Clean as a whistle.
Close, but no cigar.
Cost an arm and a leg.
Cut corners.
Cut to the chase.
Don't judge a book by its cover.
Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Easy come, easy go.
Every dog has its day.
Fish out of water.
Fit as a fiddle.
Fortune favors the bold.
From rags to riches.
Get a taste of one's own medicine.
Get one's act together.
Get out of hand.
Give it a shot.
Give someone the benefit of the doubt.
Give someone the cold shoulder.
Go the extra mile.
Hit the hay.
Hit the nail on the head.
Hit the road.
Hit the sack.
Hold your horses.
Honesty is the best policy.
If it ain't broke, don't fix it.
Ignorance is bliss.
In the blink of an eye.
In the heat of the moment.
In the twinkling of an eye.
It takes two to tango.
Jump on the bandwagon.
Jump the gun.
Jumping through hoops.
Jumping to conclusions.
Keep it under your hat.
Keep one's fingers crossed.
Keep your chin up.
Keep your eyes peeled.
Mind over matter.
On the ball.
Out of sight, out of mind.
Put a sock in it.
Success is a journey, not a destination.
The ball is in your court.
Under the weather.
Where there's a will, there's a way.