実践ビジネス英語 2021/3/5 L21(3) Heather ヘザーさんの単語解説, Cyberbullying
-Words and Phrases
When something is anonymous, the name of the creator or the doer is not revealed, it’s kept secret. Things like, we received 10,000 dollars from an anonymous donor. Or, to use the adverb, the book was published anonymously. “Wish to remain anonymous” is also a common expression, you know, meaning someone wants to keep their name hidden. We received 10,000 dollars from a donor who wished to remain anonymous.
alcoholics anonymous 匿名禁酒会 断酒会 AA
gamblers anonymous ギャンブルに嵌まっている人を助けるための団体
spread like wildfire (うわさなどが)またたく間に広がる[拡散する]
in a matter of seconds あっという間に
In just seconds. Ah, we use this with other amounts of time too. Such as, he ate all the hotdogs in a matter of minutes. Or, the cloud funding campaign raised 50,000 dollars in a matter of hours. And you can use it with even longer times as well as long as we’re indicating the swiftness of s