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结账时的“鳄鱼的短胳膊” [Copy link] 中文

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一群朋友一起出去吃饭,最尴尬的情况莫过于到了结账的时候谁也不主动,一个个都变成了“鳄鱼的短胳膊”,够不着钱包啦。英语表达就是crocodile arms。

When going out with peers to a bar or restaurant and nobody offers to pay the bill, hence they and yourself have the short arms of a crocodile.

你和同伴们去酒吧或饭馆,却没有一个人主动买单,这就是你们这帮人都在装“鳄鱼的短胳膊”。
结账时,你遭遇过“鳄鱼的短胳膊”吗?

来源:大耳朵英语

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