A roof over one’s head 棲身之所,住處

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今日片語

表達 「a roof over one’s head」 用 「頭上的屋頂」 來比喻一個人的 「棲身之所」,即 「住處,居所」。

例句

Ben’s friend lent him some money so that he could get a roof over his head.
本的朋友借了他一些錢,他才能有個地方住。

My parents always remind me that they give me a roof over my head and that I need to live by their rules.
我父母總是提醒我說,既然住在他們提供的住所中,我就要按照他們的規矩生活。

I just need a roof over my head for a few days until I get paid.
我只需要在拿到工資前找個地方暫住幾天。