#IOTW: Idioms related to Bullying

Hey ho, fellas! How’s your day? I think today was a cold day.
What is definition of bullying fellas?

Bullying is something that 1 in 2 people under 25 will experience in their lifetime.

Here are a few things you should know that will help you identify it, and hopefully understand it a little better.

 

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1.Big Bully
Meaning  :Someone who is overly critical, domineering, or authoritative, or who is physically or psychologically abusive.

E.g “do not take what se says too much to heart, she is just a big bully.Agnes’s been a big bully since she got promotion.”

2.Bully pulpit
Meaning : A public position that allows a person to speak with authority and share their views with a large audience.

E.g “ James used his position of class president as a bully pulpit to raise awareness about cyberbullying.”

3.Bullyragging

Meaning :To bother or badger someone.

E.g “Would you quit bullyragging me? I didn’t do anything wrong, I swear!.”

4.Bully rag
Meaning :To haras someone

  1. g “ hey jessica do not bully me just because you are upset”.

5.Bully for somebody

Meaning : used to show that you do not think that what somebody has said or done is very impressive

E.g “riko’s just won a free holiday in Spain.’ ‘Oh, bully for him! She’s so rich anyway, she can afford to go away whenever he wants to.’

Alright, fellas, those are some idioms and let’s know

No one is born a bully – true story. Bullying is a learnt behaviour and not an innate characteristic of anyone.

Thank you for being with me, fellas! Today is a wrap!

Enjoy fellas! #IOTW

 

 

compiled by @ijoojii for @EnglishTips4U on Thursday, 2 May, 2019.

 

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