Journey in Life: 12/08/16

Thursday, December 8, 2016

"Meat and drink" nghĩa là gì?

Photo courtesy Shari's Berries.

'Meat and drink to sb' nghĩa là nguồn hạnh phúc của ai (if something is meat and drink to someone, they very much enjoy doing it and find it easy, although most people would find it difficult or unpleasant).

Ví dụ
There are so many tasty vegetarian dishes that it is meat and drink to me to eat less beef, pork and chicken.

Free headers eight yards out are usually meat and drink for top players – not Grant Hanley though, the Scot was left holding his head in dismay after nodding over.

In an age where crude banker-bashing has become the meat and drink of much financial journalism, Roberts and Kynaston provide a refreshingly accessible and unbiased account of the successes – and failures – of this unique piece of British corporate history.

One of Mr Trump’s pre-election promises was a plan to invest heavily in infrastructure, overhauling America’s dated airports, roads and bridges, while he also seems keen to champion coal, oil and shale. This is all meat and drink to equipment rental giant Ashtead, which derives some 90pc of its business from the US via its Sunbelt subsidiary.

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