用英文说说那些“自大狂”

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2014-5-14 10:20

自尊心大到极致,感觉自己不可一世!狂妄无边的自大狂,你的身边有没有?英文里如何形容那些自命不凡的人呢?

1. a cut above
高人一等

例:She thinks she's a cut above her neighbors.
她自认为和邻居们绝不是一个档次的人。

2. get on your high horse
盛气凌人

例:I'm not going to get up on a high horse and tell you that you're wrong for doing this.
我不会盛气凌人地告诉你这样做不对。

3. bossy
专横跋扈

例:His advice may be good, but he's much too bossy.
他的意见还不错,但就是态度太专横了。

4. put on airs and graces
装腔作势

例:He was always putting on airs and graces.
他以前经常装腔作势。

5. too clever by half
聪明过头

"Too clever by half" was how one former teacher described him.
从前的老师对他的评价就是“聪明过头“了。

6. too big for someone’s boots
自命不凡

例:I think the boss is growing too big for his boots.
我觉得老板他越来越自命不凡了。