Идиомы на тему Animals
очень долгое времяFanny had been working at a shoe factory for donkey's years before she retired.
make a monkey out of (someone)
заставить кого-либо выглядеть глупо, подшутитьAnne's classmates made a monkey out of her by telling her the party was to be a masquerade.
monkey around with (someone or something)
попусту тратить время на кого-либо \ что-либо"Why are you monkeying around with your camera? You have a lot of homework to do."
обман, неэтичное поведение, противозаконная деятельностьJack is involved in some monkey business; he'd better get rid of it otherwise he may go to prison.
monkey on one's back
серьёзная, не решённая проблемаI am not very good at math, and my math course is a real monkey on my back.
monkey see, monkey do
копировать, "обезьянничать"It was monkey see, monkey do for Derek. He copied everything that his friend did.
more fun than a barrel of monkeys
очень смешной, забавныйJonny was more fun than a barrel of monkeys, and everybody loved to hear his jokes.