Journey in Life: 09/26/15

Saturday, September 26, 2015

"Out of rule" nghĩa là gì?

"Bức tượng khổng lồ" được xây đúng quy tắc. Photo courtesy ELTAFORCE37.

'Out of rule' nghĩa là trái quy tắc, sai nguyên tắc.

Ví dụ
In a big reversal, covered bonds, or debt based on top quality home loans or other assets, will be effectively carved out of rule.

"I consider the [Chinese fighters] acted out of rule." Mr Onodera said Tokyo had protested to Beijing over the incidents through diplomatic channels.

It's had before the coincident like for Beazer those pains it would be easier with a bit more logical decisions out of rule that would be easy being a regional and here we hear what would you live if we don't look at everywhere.

Phạm Hạnh

Đại chiến võ thuật Muay Thái

truyền hình trực tiếp từ Lumpinee Boxing Stadium :), 22/5/2015.


Trời Bangkok nóng quá
Thăm quan tòa tháp đôi Petronas Twin Towers

"Out of plumb" nghĩa là gì?

Nguy hiểm không lường từ cột điện nghiêng. Photo credit: montrealgazette.

'Out of plumb' có từ plumb là quả dọi, thế thẳng đứng; vì thế cụm từ này nghĩa là không thẳng đứng, không ngay, xiên (not exactly vertical).

Ví dụ
The towers are inclined, from four to ten feet out of plumb.

One stud (cột đóng ván làm vách) in this wall is so far out of plumb you can easily spot it without using a level.

The tendency for the scaffold (giàn giáo) to collapse if overloaded, out of plumb, or if ground conditions change from wet to dry or frozen to thawed (băng tan) ground.

Two hit men (sát thủ) in dress shirts and suspenders sit waiting in Clair Floyd DeVires’ ratty, windowless room, both doors flaking paint and out of plumb, and surrounded by a pitch-black (tối đen như mực) space behind the walls.

Phạm Hạnh

Put sth/sb "out of your head" nghĩa là gì?

Jivaro Shrunken Head. Photo courtesy Ed Schipul.

Put/get sth/sb 'out of your head' nghĩa là quên ai (cái gì) đi, không nghĩ đến ai (cái gì) nữa.

Ví dụ
Get that budgie (vẹt đuôi dài) smuggler image out of your head.

I think the song is brilliant, and to be able to put negative comments out of your head in that way is the mark of a real artist and somebody who has a lot of integrity, especially when people are saying the opposite.

From a pure attention perspective, to-do lists serve a useful purpose: they allow you to get things out of your head.

Phạm Hạnh