Sunday, January 10, 2016

Seven Idioms from Jeremy Lin’s Motivational Video

Jeremy Lin talks about his dream in the NBA and what he plans to do now. Let this video inspire you to do your best in 2016. Happy New Year!

1.    Inevitably – This will certainly happen.
2.    The hits will come. – We will get hurt. (The context is in pursuing our dreams.)
3.    The criticism keeps coming. – People will continually criticize or judge us.
4.    The hard work doesn’t seem to be paying off. – Our hard work (in pursuing our dreams) doesn’t seem to be worth it. It’s too hard.
5.    I’ll refine my strengths. – I will make the skills that I do well even better than before.
6.    I gave it my all. – I did the best that I could.
7.    When it’s all said and done… – After I have done the best that I could…

Wednesday, December 23, 2015