경험에 따르면, 원칙적으로는 Rule of thumb

꼭 정해진 건 아니지만 경험에 의해서 갖게 되는 지식이나 원칙들이 있죠. 그런 것들을 이야기할 때 영어로 어떻게 표현하는 게 좋을까요? 바로 Rule of thumb이라고 한답니다. 미국 원어민들이 굉장히 많이 사용하는 표현이라 외워두셨다가 꼭 사용해 보세요!

Rule of thumb 영어로 어떻게 사용하는지 미국 원어민 선생님의 미국 영어​​로 들어봐요! 짧지만 듣기에 좋은 연습! 계속 반복해서 들어보세요!

예문1 – As a rule of thumb, I don’t start a new project at work on Fridays.

예문2 – A good rule of thumb is to add the pasta when the water starts to boil.


자막

This week’s expression is rule of thumb. You might think the phrase has something to do with a rule related to your thumb. However, that’s not what the expression means, so your thumb is free and safe! Rule of thumb is a way of doing something based on experience or practice rather than being based on facts, science, or research. Here are a couple of examples. As a rule of thumb, I don’t start a new project at work on Fridays. A good rule of thumb is to add the pasta when the water starts to boil. Now that you know what rule of thumb means, can you think of any examples of how it is used in your life or work? As a rule of thumb, I like to smile at the end of these videos.

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