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洋楽 - 【Alone Again (Naturally) - Gilbert O'Sullivan】英語

ALONE AGAIN (NATURALLY)

ALONE AGAIN (NATURALLY)

Alone Again, Naturally (feat. Elton John)

Alone Again, Naturally (feat. Elton John)

Lyrics

主要フレーズ、単語

left in the lurch

困っているのに見捨られる、見殺しにされる

  • lurch : 急な[突然の]傾き[揺れ]、よろめき
  • leave someone in the lurch : 〔困っている〕(人)を見捨てる[見殺しにする]

Ex) The cancellation of this project has left the whole company in the lurch.

Left standing in the lurch
At a church where people saying

stand up someone

(人)とのデート[約束の時間]をすっぽかす、to fail to meet someone you had arranged to see:

Ex) He was supposed to be here at seven, so by seven thirty I began to think that he stood me up.

My God, that's tough, she stood him up
No point in us remaining