Put a sock in it.の意味や使い方を解説!英語で1日1フレーズ #71



今回のフレーズは「Put a sock in it.」です。

「Put a sock in it.」は、直訳すると「それに靴下を詰める」となりますが、実際には「黙る」「静かにする」という意味になります。


例えば、誰かがずっと話し続けていてうるさいと感じたときに、「Can you please put a sock in it?(黙ってくれない?)」と言うことができます。また、子供たちが騒がしいときに、「Kids, put a sock in it!(子供たち、静かにしろ!)」と言うこともできます。


まとめると、「Put a sock in it.」は、文字通り「それに靴下を詰める」という意味ではなく、「黙る」「静かにする」という意味を持つイディオムです。このフレーズを使うことで、うるさい状況を抑えたり、誰かに静かにして欲しいときに表現することができます。

この「Put a sock in it.」を使って、騒がしい場面で静かにして欲しいときに活用してみてください。

Put a sock in it.


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A watched pot never boils.
Add insult to injury.
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Go the extra mile.
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