Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. maxmax


    Please explain what this expression means: 'THIS BOTTLE JUST WATERBOARDED ME"

  2. Barb_D's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Mar 2007
    • Posts: 18,864
    • Post Thanks / Like

    Re: expression

    It's not a fixed expression or any sort of idiom.

    Waterboarding is a form of torture where the suspect has water poured on him in such a way that he feels he is drowning. It sound like somehow the water from some water bottle spilled in such a way that it got in the speaker's face.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

Similar Threads

  1. [Grammar] Is this expression correct gramatically?
    By goodsogi in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 11-Oct-2008, 12:29
  2. look and expression
    By jctgf in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 07-Aug-2008, 07:46
  3. The use of the expression "very fun"
    By Darryl in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 26-Feb-2008, 02:04
  4. 'better off' expression
    By earlmax in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 10-Sep-2007, 16:20
  5. seeking an englisg expression...
    By jirikoo in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 25-May-2007, 11:29


Posting Permissions

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