The Top English Grammar Tips From A–Z
1(look on at cards)(en un juego de cartas) entrometerse
- Gruff, inhospitable, and monolingual, the Russians sprawl in folding chairs, kibitz around card tables, smoke in defiance of ‘no smoking ‘signs, and studiously ignore customers who stray past their booths.
- In addition to the formal legal process, a number of academics, lobbyists, journalists, and commentators have been kibitzing and barracking from the sidelines.
- You take pictures from beginning to end - lots of them inside and outside of the plane - and even if you're a pilot, stay out of the way and don't kibitz.
- Who are we to kibitz from the sidelines without access to secret briefings, intelligence, knowledge, and all of the apparatus of government?
- It is not polite to kibitz during other people's games, unless you have permission from both players.
- In the third act, Turai hilariously kibitzes and harasses Almady as he plays out the play within the play with Ilona.
- Relieving the tension of hours below surface, crewmen on board a U.S. Navy submarine play a round of cards while a shipmate kibitzes from his bunk.
2(meddle)meter las narices informal
- I basically advised them on the accuracy of the film and verisimilitude issues, kibitzed with them.
- They visit, gossip, spy and tease; and while they are so engaged, the main character snoops and kibitzes with us.
- A building can be organized to maximize interaction, so that people bump into each other and talk, drink, flirt, eat, complain, kibitz.
- The two of them are still close as they kibitz among the consumer goods.
- It was one way to lighten up the patients in the hospital, kibitz a little bit.
- We kibitzed about the game on Friday as he handed me a large piece of pumpkin pie that I devoured instantly.
- There is ample room for family members to kibitz with the cook, and adequate circulation space for guests who always seem to nosh where food and drinks are being served.
- They joked and kibitzed for a few minutes, and Axel was totally won over.
- The division of labor appears to be Lydon upstairs and Regis downstairs, but everyone works and kibitzes with everyone else.
- Well, I guess we could kibitz a little first about the word ‘formal,’ and whether it can really be used to point to a certain sort of poem.
- Al had the ability to kibitz with the players but he also knew when it was time to put his foot down.
- And as an editor there he got to kibitz and tipple with the likes of Dorothy Parker, Stephen Vincent Benet and P.G. Woodhouse.
- During the practice round before my Masters victory in 1997, Arnold, Jack and I had the best time kibitzing over bets.
3(chat)chacharear informalcotorrear informal
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