Kick up your heels 好好享受

更新時間 2012年 6月 29日, 星期五 - 格林尼治標準時間11:01
A female long jumper lands in a sandpit

Eloyse Lesueur of France lands in the sandpit at the European Athletics Championships in Helsinki. Photo: Reuters/Dominic Ebenbichler

Kick up your heels 好好享受

如果你要 kick up your heels 那就表示你要無拘無束地好好享受一下。


High-heeled shoes are believed to have originated in the 16th century in Florence, Italy. Catherine de Medici, an Italian noblewoman of short stature, wanted to impress her future husband, King Henry of France, by appearing to be taller than she actually was. The style then gained in popularity.

高跟鞋被認為起源於 16 世紀意大利的佛羅倫薩。當時一位身材矮小的意大利貴婦凱瑟琳德美第奇想借助高跟鞋來顯示自己長得很高,以便給她未來的丈夫 法國的亨利國王留下好印象。從那時起高 鞋便開始流行起來。


It's Friday night and I」m looking forward to going out and kicking up my heels.

We won the big contract so we」re all going out to kick up our heels.

After the exams we kicked up our heels and had a really good party.


另一個短語 kicking your heels 表示等待。

He was supposed to meet me at eight o」clock but I was left kicking my heels for half an hour.


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