Идиомы на тему Birds
as silly as a goose
очень глупыйNo wonder nobody takes Julia seriously; she is as silly as a goose.
cook (someone's) goose
подпортить, погубить свою репутациюPat cooked her goose, and now she has no opportunity of getting good education.
пропавший, исчезнувший, убежавший (человек)Nick is a gone goose. He won't come to the office again today.
мурашки по кожеThe water in the lake was very cold, and I immediately got goose bumps when I started to swim.
kill the goose that lays the golden egg
уничтожить источник собственного благополучия; "убить курицу, несущую золотые яйца""Why have you quarreled with Wendy? Do you know that you have killed the goose that lays the golden egg?"
one's goose is cooked
погубить себя, пострадать от собственных козней, вырыть себе ямуMy brother's goose is cooked. Soon my father will discover that Paul has damaged his car.
wild goose chase
бессмысленная погоня или сумасбродная затеяJealousy sent Rena on a wild goose chase of a mysterious woman who had been seen entering her husband's office.