Muchos alumnos de Touch English cuando realizan una estancia en Reino Unido o EEUU les llama la atención los usos del adjetivo ‘funny’ en inglés. Como siempre, estamos encantados de compartir con nuestros seguidores en el blog la explicación que les damos.
Vamos a ver todos los ejemplos:
-There is something funny about that man.
raro o sospechoso
-The meat tastes a bit funny to me.
-I have a funny feeling that she will get that job.
Una sensación curiosa que suele ser positiva al mismo tiempo
-The waiter was being funny with us in the restaurant.
Ser maleducado con alguien
-Excuse me, don’t get funny with us.
decir demasiado de forma insolente
-The children are making funny faces again.
-His jokes are so funny.
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