使えるフレーズ《To Make a Long Story Short》

 

Hi everyone!

 

To make a long story short’ means to tell someone something with few words.

You are providing just the basic facts instead of giving a long explanation.

 

 

【For example】

 

ex1.

Antonio: Hey, how was Italy?

John: It was a little crazy but to make a long story short, I had a good time.

 

ex2.

Leon: How are things going with your girlfriend?

John: Not good. To make a long story short, we broke up.

Leon: That’s too bad.

 

ex3.

Sally: Have you decided what business you’re going to start?

David: Yes, I’ve been thinking a lot lately, but to make a long story short, I’m going to open a gym.

 

 

 

●日本語解説:「簡単に言うと」という意味です。