Inglês Todos os Dias #91: ‘Pare de enrolar’ em inglês (parte 3)

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Inglês Todos os Dias #91: ‘Pare de enrolar’ em inglês (parte 3)

I have a carioca friend who is a real slacker... just kidding! 😀 hahaha But all kidding aside [sem brincadeira], vamos aprender a dizer 'enrolar', no sentido de diminuir o ritmo de trabalho, no mini-podcast de hoje!


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Frases no mini podcast de hoje:

Fool around
Stop fooling around, and go to bed!
Stop slacking off.
Keep the rope slack.
They like to slack (off) at work.
Many people like to slack off at work.
Workers tend to slack off on Fridays.
The masons/construction workers would finish sooner, if they didn’t slack off so much. 
Someone who slacks off = a slacker
Sales slack off at the end of the month.
Sales slack off in September.
Don’t be a slacker – and go to our site and write about someone who slacks off, or about a time when you slacked off.

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Do you have a friend who slacks off? And how about you? When do you slack off? Tell me about it in the comments section below!

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32 comments “Inglês Todos os Dias #91: ‘Pare de enrolar’ em inglês (parte 3)”

My friend slacks  off studing English

Shame on him! 🙂

It is common to slack off when we are close to our vacations. 🙂

That’s how I feel right now, Anderson! 🙂

I used to slack off in my work when I didn’t have anything to do.

I guess that’s a legitimate reason to slack off. 🙂

A friend of mine slacks off frequently. I usually slack off when I am tired or when the job is boring.

Same here, Mario. The best option is to handle these boring tasks right away and get them out of the way [tira-los do caminho], though.

Hi Tim My dentist is a real slacker. He has been working on my teeth since 2013.

Oh, my! He needs to stop slacking off with your teeth! 😀

My granddaughter slacks off when I ask her to put away her toys in the box.

Most grandkids do, Maria. 🙂

I slack off att work when I’m sleepy, but many workers always slack off when the boss leaves the office. We say in Portuguese: Quando o gato sai os ratos sobem na mesa!

Yes… When the cat’s away, the mice will play!

Procrastination happens when the worker slacks off at work.

Yes, it isn’t easy to motivate the workers, unfortunately.

I don’t know why, but I suspect that I have been slacking off lately at work. Maybe because the year is almost over. LOL

I kinda feel the same way, Cristiano. Maybe it’s the holiday spirit.

I slack off at work, when don’t have many students.

Does your dad know that?! 😀

I don’t work with my father…rs

Oh! That’s good! hahaha

My daughter is almost 5 years, she loves to play and to watch cartoons, but she slacks off everytime that I call her to take a shower or brush teeth.

5 year olds will do that! 🙂

In this case we might say she “drags her feet”. I’ll talk about this in a another mini-podcast.

Hi Tim

my personal budget is in the red, because I don’t have money to pay may bills.

Let’s hope you can get your finances in order in the New Year, Vicente! 

Hi Tim 

In this end of year many people slacked off in the work.

I know. It’s hard to concentrate on your work in the end of the year.

I’m a real slacker for these days because I’m on vacation!

Same here, Emerson! 🙂

My friend invited me to going to cirque du soleil here in the us and I slacked off to much to buy the tickets and lost the opportunity! 

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