Today'sCallan

Today's Callan

Stand

Meaning:

put up with something or somebody unpleasant

Synonyms:

endure, bear, endure, bear, tolerate

Sentences:

“I won’t for this kind of behavior!”

She could not him

I can’t to hear the child crying.

He could never seeing a woman cry.


Conversation 1

A: Why are you crying?

B: It’s my boss, he always upsets me and tells me that I am useless.

A: I don’t know how you it, I would leave immediately.

B: I would too, but I don’t know if I can find another job.


Conversation 2

A: Shall we go to the shopping tonight? It’s Thursday

B: I’d rather not, I’d prefer to stay in and watch a DVD

A: Why? I thought that you enjoyed shopping.

B: I do, but it is always so busy on Thursday nights and I can’t crowds of people.

Conversation 3

A: How is your new roommate?

B: She’s really nice and friendly…

A: But?

B: I don’t really know what to say about it, but she snores really badly.

A: Oh no! I can’t it when people do that, I can never sleep.

B: Me neither, but I don’t know what to say because she is so nice when she is awake

(Callan book4, Stage 7 649p)

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