ラジオビジネス英語 2022/6/24 Interview 3-6
1). What makes Mr. Sunshine think that rakugo has crossed the generations?
2). What kind of stories are difficult to translate into English?
-Words and Phrases
give – a thought 〜について考える
To give something a thought or to give something a lot of thought is to spend time thinking about it.
play on words 言葉遊び、 ダジャレ
A pun. A play on words involves using words or phrases in a way that have more than one meaning to create a joke. An example would is “Why is six afraid of seven? Because seven ate nine.”
To involve or include something. What’s needed for something. For example, I need to know what this job entails before applying. What specific tasks will I be responsible for?