Ask for the moon = làm điều không tưởng.

Ví dụ: She is trying to earn money in one week to go around the World, and I think she is asking for the moon.


To be over the moon = rất sung sướng, hạnh phúc.

Ví dụ: Wow, I did get all A for all subjects. I’m over the moon now.


Promise someone the moon = hứa hẹn một điều gì đó mà không thể làm được.

Ví dụ: Don’t believe him to increase your salary, he usually promises his employees the moon.


Once in blue moon = rất hiếm.

Ví dụ: She gets angry once in blue moon.


The man in moon = người viễn vông, không thực tế.

Ví dụ: Don’t be the man in moon like that, you need a job to earn money.


Many moons ago = từ rất lâu rồi.

Ví dụ: Many moons ago, when I was young, I used to climb to that mountain with my friends.


Cast beyond the moon = làm việc gì đó siêu thường hơn, khác biệt hẳn với những điều thông thường.

Ví dụ: I want you to cast beyond the moon when you dream about your future. May your wildest dream will come true.


Moon away = lãng phí.

Ví dụ: You have mooned away a year.


Go between the moon and the milkman = trốn tránh điều gì đó.

Ví dụ: It looks as if Joe went between the moon and the milkman. He had been here after dinner but he went this morning.


Bark at the moon = kiện cáo vô ích.

Ví dụ: Good luck talking to the principal, but I think you’ll just be barking at the moon.    

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