Annie comments on Edward’s effort to improve his accent in Chinese. They talk about some terms and phrases used to describe rich people and how they made their money. They also mention that luck may not last forever.
He is loaded (with money).
I hit the jackpot
I made a killing.
Your money is burning a hole in your pocket.
I spent too much on the car.
I am down on (my luck) and out (of money).
Edward's friend wanted to go on a vacation with his family and miss the last 2 weeks of school. After evaluating the situation, Edward's friend decided to give up the vacation. Annie thinks he shouldn't have even asked his teacher for permission in the first place.
2018/10/29 (星期一) 10:04
My husband found a neighborhood boy sitting on the front porch crying. My husband asked the boy “What’s the matter, honey?” “It’s my father,” the boy kept sobbing as he continued with his story. “He hit his finger with a hammer.” “Your father hit his finger with a hammer. I see. But why are you crying?”……
2018/11/22 (星期四) 10:05