heavy weather


heavy weather
«Тяжёлая работа». Сочетание heavy weather употребляется только в выражении to make heavy weather of something. (Непогода, плохая погода, суровая погода звучит как bad/severe/harsh weather.) Если вы make heavy weather of something — значит вы сильно, необоснованно преувеличиваете что-либо, придаёте большое значение чему-либо незначительному, т. е. «делаете из мухи слона».

All I asked him to do was to wash a cup and saucer and he's been in the kitchen for half an hour. He's making very heavy weather of it. — Я попросил только помыть чашку и блюдце, а он возится на кухне уже полчаса. Он явно находит это занятие чересчур трудным.


English-Russian dictionary of expressions. 2014.

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