Monkey business 猢猻把戲

Baby vervet monkey
Image caption Vervet monkeys are also known as "vervets"

今日短語

我們用 monkey business 來描述不正當行為、胡鬧。這個短語也能用來表達那些不誠實或違規的行為。

例句

Two policemen showed up on my neighbour's doorstep this morning. I've always suspected there's been some monkey business going on in the house.

Stop this monkey business! You should pay attention in class!

請注意

Not giving a monkey's about something 的意思是對一件事情漠不關心。

例句

I don't give a monkey's if my ex-boyfriend is getting married or not.