Woman steals parking space from driver and refuses to budge – even though she isn’t in a CAR and is just STANDING in his way
To budge (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” to move, or to move something, especially something that is very heavy or is stuck “というふうに記載されていますね。
I pulled again, but the wheel wouldn’t budge.
It was wedged between two stones and we couldn’t budge it.
She refused to budge from his office until she got an answer.
I’ve tried moving the desk but it won’t budge/I can’t budge it.
We tried to open a window but couldn’t budge any of them.
・Woman stands in way of parking space as car tries to drive in in Flushing, Queens
・She claimed her father was rightfully waiting in a jeep for spot before car came
・Driver posts his Dash cam footage in effort to find two ‘immature’ women
・Do you know this woman? Email newsUS@mailonline.com
To claim (verb)
Macmillan Dictionary によると” to say that something is true, even though there is no definite proof “と、” to say that something is yours, especially as a right “というふうに記載されていますね。
The report claimed that hundreds of civilians had crossed the border to escape the fighting.
He claims he is innocent.
Has anyone claimed the wallet I handed in yesterday?
形容詞 rightful は Cambridge Dictionaryによると” A rightful position or claim is one that is morally or legally correct: “というふうに記載されていますね。
The furniture rightfully belongs to you.
I only want what’s rightfully mine.
This portion of land is rightfully theirs.
A bizarre parking row was caught on camera as a woman refuses to move from a parking space despite the fact that she’s not in a car.
The footage, filmed on the driver’s Dash cam, shows the car driving into the packed parking garage in Flooding, Queens when a woman wearing a gilet stands in the space and insists that her father had been waiting in a Blue Compass jeep.
The driver posted the video online after the incident in an effort to find the two women and show them that there was in fact no jeep waiting in the footage.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” very strange and unusual: “ というふうに記載されていますね。
a bizarre situation
a really bizarre character
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” a piece of clothing that is worn over other clothes that is like a jacket without sleeves “ と記載されていますね。vestと同じです。
The driver honks his horn and demands that the woman moves.
‘Are you serious?’, he shouts. ‘This is a car parking space, not a woman parking space, get out of here’!
The woman’s mother comes into view to stand beside her daughter who’s trying to wave the car away.
The man threatens to stay there until she moves saying that ‘he’s got time’.
To honk (verb)
Free Dictionaryによると ” to make a loud noise using a horn, especially the horn of a car “ という風に記載されていますね。
wave away (phrasal verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると ” to move your hand in order to tell someone to move, leave, or stop annoying you “ と記載されていますね。
He waved me away when I offered to help.
You can’t just wave me away as if I were a child!
He later explained what happened when the jeep finally did show up.
‘It tried to come up real close to my car as if it was going to intimidate me to leave.
‘I’m sure we‘ve all had our share of standing in spots hoping to save it for someone, but if another car gets there first, we don’t act like little entitled children like these two.
He goes on to say that he posted the video to ask if anyone knew the women to please ‘point them to this video’, he said.
It is not clear how the argument finished but he thanked a woman on social media who allowed him to park in her space to stop the unusual altercation.
To intimidate (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” to deliberately make someone feel frightened, especially so that they will do what you want “ と記載されていますね。
They were intimidated into accepting a pay cut by the threat of losing their jobs.
Don’t let those bullies intimidate you; just walk away from them.
The report said he used harassment and threats to intimidate television journalists.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると ” feeling that you have the right to do or have what you want without having to work for it or deserve it, just because of who you are: “ と記載されていますね。
These kids are spoiled, entitled, self-absorbed, and apathetic.
…kids who feel so entitled and think the world will revolve around them.
go on (phrasal verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” to do something after doing something else “ と記載されていますね。
When you finish the first section of the test, go on to the next.
They eventually went on to win the championship.
The second chapter went on to describe his early career.
If you can’t answer a question, go on to the next one.
She admitted her company’s responsibility for the disaster and went on to explain how compensation would be paid to the victims.
What proportion of people who are HIV-positive go on to develop (= later develop) AIDS?
To point (verb)
Macmillan Dictionary によると ” to show someone what they should do “ と記載されていますね。
The results of the study will point towards areas for further research.
a great thinker who was pointing the way to the future
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” a noisy argument “ と記載されていますね。
According to witnesses, the altercation between the two men started inside the restaurant.
Phil got into an altercation with his partner.
最後に、内容が理解でき、新しい単語も知ることができたら、必ずCambridge Dictionaryか、Macmillan Dictionaryで例文を読むようにしてください。そして一番シンプルで、自分が日常使いしときやすそうなもをノートやスマホに書き溜めておいてください。そしてこれを移動中の時などに声に出して覚えることが本当に大事です！（電車では難しいので、僕はよく歩きますw）