TalkEnglish Logo

Take it easy

Meaning/Usage: To relax; to stop working so hard; to calm down

Explanation: Usually used to calm someone down when they are too excited, or when you want to tell someone to relax because they are working too much.

"You're pushing yourself too hard.  Take it easy."
"Take it easy man.  You're putting too much pressure on yourself."
"I don't want to take it easy so stop telling me to take it easy."

A:  "Work has me working seventy hours a week."
B:  "You should take it easy.  You're going to get sick at this rate."
A:  "I wish I could, but I have deadlines to meet."

Other Common Sentences

"Relax a little.  You're overworked."
"Take a little break.  You need it."

通过下载TalkEnglish脱机版本更加快速地学习英语口语,沉浸于8000多个音频文件和800多页的课程的海洋中!那么没有开通网络,你也可以学习英语,可以在任何时间用你的MP3来听这些声音文件。请现在就去English Download 下载吧!