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before going to the UK
Be sure to put out the fire
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Wash your hands before eating your breakfast
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Verb (dictionary form) +
) Before eating
) Before the meeting
kettle of fish : 困った事態｛じたい｝、混乱｛こんらん｝した状態｛じょうたい｝、事柄｛ことがら｝、問題｛もんだい｝
It's also "horse of a different color."
we don't discrimate against horses of color :)
horse of a different colo(u)r : 全く別の事柄、全然別の事柄、全然別の問題 (^_^;)お勉強になります。
bird of a different feather も言う!
Comparing apples and oranges
[noun] 前に is a different kettle of fish
I really dunno what u guys are talking about :'(
Belle, All expressions are similar to 'kettle of fish'. I'd be the only one studying English in this site. hehe f(^_^;)
I like to say "a different brand of tobacco" or "from a different planet" and if that doesn`t get the point across, I`ll throw a little "a completely different kind of animal" into the mix........
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