Journey in Life: 06/07/16

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

"A whale of a party" nghĩa là gì?

Fresh Florida Stone Crab. Photo courtesy Larry Hoffman.

'A whale of a party' nghĩa là bữa tiệc linh đình (a very good party).

Ví dụ
Writer-director Denys Arcand crafts a sly sketch of intellectuals who've grown emotionally jaundiced by trying times yet still throw a whale of a party, in this case, for a dying pal (Remy Girard).

The US, as anyone who watches CNN for a minute, is holding its primaries right now. Barack Obama is running uncontested in the Democratic primaries, but the Republicans are hosting a whale of a party in selecting its candidate.

Before Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab welcomed the masses in January, the offshoot of the century-old, still-has-a-dress-code Joe’s Stone Crab in Miami Beach threw itself a whale of a party. More than 1,000 guests showed up, including heavy hitters from the worlds of politics and media.

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