at each other’s throats

at each others throats

【 at each other’s throats 】

■言い合いが止まらず大げんか!そんな二人は、
They are at each other’s throats という感じです。

激しくケンカや言い合いをしている、という意味で使える表現です。

■英語辞書での説明を見てみましょう

at each other’s throats

Definition: If people are at each other’s throats, they are fighting,
arguing or competing ruthlessly.

www.usingenglish.com/reference/idioms/at+each+other%27s+throats.html

 

■at each other’s throats の例を見てみましょう

The neighbors are at each other’s throats over who should repair the fence.
Google and Apple have been at each other’s throats a little bit lately.

参照:http://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/at+each+other%27s+throats 他

■ちょっとチャレンジ (英文サイトへのリンク)

・ニュースサイトより
“Needless to say, both Google and Apple have been at each other’s
throats a little bit lately…”
hothardware.com/News/Google-Reportedly-Phasing-Out-Windows-In-Favor-Of…
Mac とは 仲の悪そうだった Googleが、
セキュリティー上の理由から、Windows から Mac へ移行する方針を

・Q&A サイトより
“One minute we are great together and the next we are at each other’s
throat. So what should be done?”
www.dearcupid.org/question/one-minute-we-are-great-together-and-the.html
仲良くしていたと思ったら次の瞬間は大ケンカ。どうしたら?

■今日は at each other’s throats を紹介しました。

ドンパチと大ゲンカをして、その後はお互いに大笑い…
そういうケンカ・言い合いは、けっこう気持ちが良いものですが
言いたいことを思い切り言い合える間は貴重なものですね(^^)

Originally posted 2013-04-04 02:37:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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