使えるフレーズ《Like watching grass grow》

Hello everyone!

Here’s another summer phrase that is useful even if it is not yet summer: like watching grass grow.

You can use this phrase to say that something is very boring or uninteresting.

 

For example:

 

A: Me and my husband have a date tonight, so can you watch the baby for us?

B: Sure! It’ll be fun!

A: Thanks!

 

Later, while the baby is sleeping...

B: I thought it would be fun playing with the baby, but the baby has been asleep the entire time! It’s like watching grass grow.

 

Another example:

 

A: Have you seen that love story movie where two characters just talk the entire movie? A lot of people liked it!

 

B: I fell asleep 15 minutes after the film started. It was like watching grass grow!

 

●日本語訳:『面白くなかった』という意味です