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第21回

Likely = Very possible

・・・らしい、・・・しそうな

It's likely to rain this afternoon.

第22回

To hit the nail on the head. = To make an exact point. / To explain perfectly.

ぴったりな事を言う (する)

His statement really hit the nail on the head about the situation.

第23回

Well-to-do = Prosperous

裕福な

The people who live in this area are very well-to-do.

第24回

To feel sorry for someone. = To be regretful or to be in sympathy with another.

気の毒に思う、 ・・・に同情する

He may ask you for money but he'll never ask you to feel sorry for him.

第25回

Afford to. = To have enough money or time.

その費用が払えない、 時間の都合がつかない

I like New York but I can't afford to live there.

第26回

Out of order = A machine or something that is not working properly

調子が悪く、故障して。

Since the elevator is out of order we had to use the stairs.

第27回

Whether = If

・・・かどうか。

I don't know whether I have enough money or not.

第28回

Unless. = If you don't.

もし・・・・でなければ

You can't get there unless you change buses.

第29回

In fact. = To tell the truth.

実際は

Does he speak English? In fact he speaks English quite well.

第30回

To cowboy up = To be strong and tough somewhat like cowboy

我慢する。耐え忍ぶ。

We are losing badly and we have to cowboy up in order to win.

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