Expresiones y frases - Verbo 'To bring'

Idioms - Verb 'To bring'

to bring a lump to one's throat hacérsele a alguien un nudo en la garganta
to bring down the house ser todo un éxito
to bring home the bacon ganar el pan
to bring out the best/worst in someone sacar lo mejor/peor de alguien
to bring someone down a peg or two bajarle los humos a alguien
to bring someone to heel poner a alguien en vereda
  • That final scene was so moving! It brought a lump to my throat.
  • Peter's performance of 'Hamlet' really brought down the house.
  • Nowadays it's very common for both parents to bring home the bacon.
  • Mike's arrogance brings out the worst in him. It's so annoying!
  • The next time he yells at you I'll bring him down a peg or two.
  • My sister didn't want to do her homework but my dad soon brought her to heel.
to bring someone to their knees derrotar a alguien
to bring something to a close terminar algo
to bring something to light sacar algo a ala luz
to bring something to mind recordar algo
to bring up the rear cerrar la marcha
  • The Germans were brought to their knees by the Allies in 1945.
  • The evening was brought to a close with a speech by Mr. Philips.
  • The human genome was only brought to light a few years ago.
  • Sinatra's music always brings me good memories to mind.
  • My horse is the one bringing up the rear.