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Lenka “Everything At Once” – Ленка “Всем сразу”


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As sly as a fox, as strong as an ox
As fast as a hare, as brave as a bear



As sly as a fox, as strong as an ox
As fast as a hare, as brave as a bear
As free as a bird, as neat as a word
As quiet as a mouse, as big as a house
Хитрой как лиса, сильной как бык,
Быстрой как заяц, смелой как медведь
Свободной как птица, ясной как слово,
Тихой как мышь, большой как дом
sly [slaɪ] – someone who is sly cleverly deceives people in order to get what they want (= cunning) (коварный, хитрый)
ox [ɔks] – бык
hare [heə] – заяц
to kiss the hare’s foot — поцеловать порог, опоздать
First catch your hare then cook him. посл. — Цыплят по осени считают.; Не говори “гоп”, пока не перепрыгнешь.
neat [niːt] – tidy and carefully arranged:
neat handwriting (чёткий, ясный)
All I wanna be
All I wanna be, oh
All I wanna be is everything
Всё чем хочу я быть – быть всем
As mean as a wolf, as sharp as a tooth
As deep as a bite, as dark as the night
As sweet as a song, as right as a wrong
As long as a road, as ugly as a toad
Злой как волк, острой как зуб,
Глубокой как укус, темной как ночь
Сладкой как песня, доброй как зло
Длинной как дорога, безобразной как жаба
mean [miːn] – cruel or not kind (недоброжелательный, злой)
That was a mean thing to do.
bite [baɪt] – укус, кусать
ugly [‘ʌglɪ] – extremely unattractive and unpleasant to look at (безобразный, уродливый):
a very ugly man
toad [təud] – жаба
As pretty as a picture hanging from a fixture
Strong like a family, strong as I wanna be
Bright as day, as light as play
As hard as nails, as grand as a whale
Красивой как картина, висящая на зажиме
Сильной как семья, сильной, какой я хочу быть
Светлой как день, легкой как пьеса
Твердой как гвозди, огромной как кит
fixture [‘fɪksʧə] – закрепление
nail [neɪl] – ноготь, гвоздь
(as) hard as nails – выносливый, закалённый
whale [(h)weɪl] – кит
All I wanna be, oh
All I wanna be, oh
All I wanna be is everything
Everything at once
Everything at once, oh oh oh
Everything at once
As warm as the sun, as silly as fun
As cool as a tree, as scary as the sea
As hot as fire, cold as ice
Sweet as sugar and everything nice
Теплой как солнце, глупой как шутка
Прохладной как дерево, пугающей как море
Горячей как огонь, холодной как лед
Сладкой как сахар и все приятное
scary [‘skeərɪ] – frightening (жуткий, ужасный)
As old as time, as straight as a line
As royal as a queen, as buzzed as a bee
As stealth as a tiger, smooth as a glider
Pure as a melody, pure as I wanna be
Старой как время, прямой как линия
Царской как королева, жужжащей как пчела
Скрытной как тигр, плавный как планер
Чистой как мелодия, чистой, какой я хочу быть
royal [‘rɔɪəl] – relating to or belonging to a king or queen (королевский):
the royal palace — королевский дворец
stealth [stelθ] – when you do something very quietly, slowly, or secretly, so that no one notices you (скрытный):
Cats rely on stealth to catch their prey.
smooth [smuːð] – with no sudden movements or changes of direction, especially in a way that is graceful or comfortable:
The jet made a smooth landing.
glider [‘glaɪdə] – a light plane that flies without an engine
All I wanna be, oh
All I wanna be, oh
All I wanna be is everything
Everything at once

Упражнения

быстрой как заяц
as fast as a  

острой как зуб
as   as a tooth

глубокой как укус
as deep as a  

безобразной как жаба
as   as  

твердой как гвозди
as hard as  

огромной как кит
as grand as a  

чистой как мелодия
  as a melody