Raining Cats and Dogs

Pernahkah Anda mendengar ungkapan raining cats and dogs? Apakah arti dari ungkapan ini? Bagaimana penggunaan raining cats and dogs dalam percakapan sehari-hari? Perhatikan dialog pendek berikut. (Bonus: ungkapan-ungkapan Bahasa Inggris yang praktis lainnya.)

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Robert  :               “Hello, Tim. Where are you going?”

Tim         :               “Hi, Robert. I am going to the playground.”

Robert  :               “But it is raining cats and dogs now, Tim.”

Tim         :               “Really? I did not know. What a pity!”

Robert  :               “Perhaps you want to play a game of Scrabble with me?”

Tim         :               “That sounds great, Robert! I like playing Scrabble. It is as easy as ABC.”

Robert  :               “I also think that it is a piece of cake. Let’s have a match then.”

Tim         :               “Sure, let’s go.”

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Apakah arti dari ungkapan Bahasa Inggris dalam percakapan di atas?

Raining cats and dogs     = hujan lebat

What a pity!                       = sayang sekali

As easy as ABC                  = sangat mudah / gampang sekali

A piece of cake                 = sangat mudah / gampang sekali

 

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Happy learning!

 

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2017.06.18

Diana Veronica Yowendro

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