Každý jazyk a tým pádom aj angličtina má isté zvraty, ktoré sa nedajú len tak vysvetliť ale vznikli z niečoho a pre človeka, ktorý sa neučí angličtinu dlho nemajú žiadny význam, taká je aj angličtina, a jej časť americká angličtina.
Tak sa pozrime na zopár výrazov a zvratov, ktoré existujú v americkej angličtine.
bring to light - reveal, unearth. The archeologist, through his investigations, brought to light several interesting facts.
bring to mind - remind , cause one to recall, Your story brings to mind a similar exerience which I had some time ago.
bring up - to rear, nurture. He was born in Ohio but brought up in Texas.
brush aside - ignore, push aside. Brush aside the adverse reports of his scouts, the general ordered the attack at dawn
break with -quarrel with, sever relations with. One by one he broke with all his old friends.
break the ice - promote cordiality within a group, ut an end to an akward situations. Our hostess broke the ice the moment she began to serve the refreshments.
bring home the bacon - succeed in some project, be triumphant, Our team whch was greatly superior to the others in the tournament, had little trouble in bringing home the bacon.
broken English - incorrect and imperfect English. When I heard him speaking such a broken English, I knew he was not a native American.
break away - leave, free oneself from. Fortunately, he broke away from that lawless group years ago.
bow out -withdraw, retire, disappear gracefully. He bowed out of the whole affair without giving anyone an explanation.