Put on the spot 使尷尬

Venus crossing the face of the sun
Image caption An image of the planet Venus as it crosses the face of the sun. This won't happen again until the year 2117.


如果說某人 puts you on the spot 那就是說他們提出的問題讓你感到很為難,很尷尬。


I can't believe he asked me how old I was in front of the whole office. He really put me on the spot.

She put me on the spot and asked me to say something in French.


另一個短語 have a soft spot for someone 意思是特別喜歡某人。


No wonder Jane got a promotion. The boss has always had a soft spot for her.