Learn English Phrases Everyday [audio]

1. give someone dirty looks
Today we are going to learn “give someone dirty looks”. It means to look at someone in an angry, contemptuous, or disapproving manner.
(1). Why is that person giving me dirty looks?
(2). I started telling him about Janet’s run-in with the law, but he gave me a dirty look.

2. sniff out
Another phrase is “sniff out”. It means to discover something after some searching.
A: I want to invest in some stocks.
B: I bet my broker could sniff out some good ones for you.

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