Journey in Life: 08/19/16

Friday, August 19, 2016

"Storm in a teacup" nghĩa là gì?

Photo courtesy Juliana Coutinho.

'Storm in a teacup' (bão trong chén trà) nghĩa là việc bé xé ra to, việc không đâu cũng làm to chuyện (a situation where people get very angry or worried about something that is not important).

Ví dụ
Italy's Banking Crisis Is A Storm In A Teacup.

A storm in a teacup has erupted in Myanmar after the new government served the mass-market Lipton brew at a banquet for Singapore’s prime minister.

The motive why activists have created a storm in a teacup in this specific case on bringing on the market Levonelle and EllaOne and not in the case of other products that may affect the endometrium is not understandable.

Peter Fetterman, an art dealer in Santa Monica, Calif., who has represented Mr. McCurry for roughly 25 years, called criticism of the photographer “a storm in a teacup propagated by people who are incredibly jealous of his success.”

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