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  • welcome to English in a minute.

  • From home, a tone is a sound you hear in music or in someone's voice.

  • Death means unable to hear.

  • So what could tone deaf mean as an idiom?

  • Oh, Jonathan Cynthia is so tone deaf.

  • She went to Duncan's party with peanut butter cookies and a big bag of peanuts.

  • What Duncan is allergic to nuts, his party invitation said, Please, no nuts.

  • And she missed that completely in everyday life.

  • Tone Deaf describes someone who doesn't notice how others think or feel.

  • They may seem a bit clueless about other people's situations and experiences, and that's English in a minute.

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English in a Minute: Tone Deaf

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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/01/11
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