基本英会話【I can’t stop thinking about...】

Hello everyone!

We have another conversation starter for today: I can’t stop thinking about...

 

We usually use this phrase to say what we are worrying about, but sometimes, we also use this phrase to say what we are very interested or curious about.

We can also use this to talk about something we like very much.

 

For example:

 

    When you can’t stop worrying:

A: I can’t stop thinking about my thesis presentation tomorrow. I’m so nervous!

B: You worked very hard to do your research and make your report. You’ll do fine!

A: But it’s so scary to do a presentation in front of my professors!

B: Well, you still have to do it.

A: But I’m so scared I’ll make a mistake!

 

    When you like something very much:

A: I can’t stop thinking about Exile Takahiro.

B: Why?

A: He’s so good-looking. He’s also a good singer. And a good actor. And his dimples are so cute. And...

B: Okay.

A: I want to go to an Exile concert so I can see him. I also want to go to a fan meeting so I can say hi. And...

B: *sigh*

 

《日本語訳》

 

 『~を考えることを止められない』という意味です