The life and soul of the party 靈魂人物

‘To be the life and soul of the party’ describes a person who is very lively and entertaining on social occasions.
Are you good at mixing with people?

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今日片語

“The life and soul of the party 聚會上的生命和靈魂” 指 “在社交場合中的活躍分子,能給周圍帶活力和樂趣的人”,也就是中文裡說的 “靈魂人物、核心人物”。

例句

Rose is such a fun girl! She’s always the life and soul of the party – everyone enjoys her company.
蘿絲真是個有意思的女孩!她總是社交活動中的焦點,大家都喜歡和她待在一起。

I was worried about introducing my new boyfriend to my friends over dinner, but it went really well! He was the life and soul of the party and got on with everyone.
我本來很擔心要藉吃飯的機會把新男友介紹給我的朋友們,但沒想到很成功!他成了眾人中的焦點,和所有人都處得很好。

I wish my brother didn’t always have to be the life and soul of the party! It was my birthday but everyone paid attention to him.
我多希望我弟弟不要總是想成為受眾人矚目的焦點!那天是我過生日,但所有人的注意力都在他身上。

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