Expresiones con verbos claves - Verbo "to bring"
Idioms with key verbs - 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
|to bring something to light
||sacar algo a ala luz
|to bring something to mind
|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.