hot potato|ホットポテイトゥ


ホットポテイトゥ[hɑt pəˈteɪˌtoʊ

意味・語源:Meaning / Origin

『hot potato』は、誰もが関与したがらない難しい問題のこと。『hot potato』は直訳すると「熱いイモ」 。熱々のイモは食べるのが大変なことから。

Meaning / Origin

“Hot potato” is a difficult problem that no one wants to get involved with. Because hot potatoes are hard to eat.


English Speaker

使い方:How to use
Let’s see how the boss solves the hot potato. [ボスがあの難題をどうやって解決するのか、見ものだな。] 



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