LINGUISTICS & CULTURE
|Data:||15/ABR/2006 10:01 PM|
|Assunto:||So much for|
Deivis, I'm giving you some examples and will let you figure the meaning out for yourself.
1: I told the boss to go to hell.
A: So much for working here. (Goodbye working here.)
B: So much for employee-employer relations. (We can forget about employee-employer relations now.
C: So much for for the raise you were hoping for. (You can kiss goodbye the raise you were hoping for.)
2: It's raining.
A: So much for being in weather forecasts. (I'll never believe in weather forecasts again.)
B: So much for going to the beach today. (We have to forget about going to the beach today.)
3: Flamengo lost the game this afternoob.
A: So much for winning the championship this year. (There's no longer a chance to win the championship this year.)
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