Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: little life?

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • China
      • Current Location:
      • China

    • Join Date: Jul 2004
    • Posts: 637
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #1

    little life?

    Little life =?

    Little choice =? It refers to "they only can choose My Life"? I am confused by this.

    The interview, after a taped session with Oprah Winfrey that will air today, came as the 42nd president is re-emerging on the American scene - if he ever really went away.

    Listeners, viewers and readers will have little choice in the weeks to come but to become aware of Clinton's sprawling, 957-page book. He said he hopes the memoir is "a history of America in the last half of the 20th century as seen through my little life."

  1. Mister Micawber's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • Japan

    • Join Date: Sep 2004
    • Posts: 1,855
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: little life?

    'Little life'-- an overly modest description by the former President of the United States.

    'Little choice'-- means that there is so much publicity and media coverage of Clinton's book that listeners, viewers and readers will necessarily become aware of the book's existence and general contents, whether they wish to or not.

Similar Threads

  1. life is --- time
    By takashi in forum English Idioms and Sayings
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 25-Oct-2004, 16:17
  2. Man's love is of man's life a thing apart
    By NewHope in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 03-Oct-2004, 19:04
  3. live one´s life sadly
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-Sep-2003, 23:00

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •