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Autor:  Dale/RS
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  31/OUT/2005 8:43 AM
Assunto:  Acting out
 
Mensagem: 

To act out = to behave badly, to misbehave

 

"Pay no attention to her.  I grounded her for being rude to her sister and she's acting out."

 

to ground = to punish by not letting a child leave the house for a day, week, etc.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Acting out  –  Mariana  31/OUT/2005, 7:41 AM
 Acting out  –  Dale/RS  31/OUT/2005, 8:43 AM
Acting out  –  Dale/RS  31/OUT/2005, 11:05 AM
Acting out  –  Gus  31/OUT/2005, 11:24 AM
Acting out /acting up  –  Johannes  31/OUT/2005, 12:12 PM

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