The lion's share 最大份額

Image caption This lion is a piece of art called 'Lion tamer tamed', by the British artist Banksy

今日短語

短語 「獅子的份額 the lion's share」 意思就是最大份額或最大的一份。

例句

The lion's share of my budget is spent on mortgage payments.

Although nowadays most women have jobs, they still find themselves doing the lion's share of the work when they get home.

請注意

在英語裏可以用 a 'lion's den' 來形容危險之地或危險局面。

A: Today I'm going into the lion's den to ask for a pay rise.

B: You mean the boss's office? Good luck!