有时候回家洗漱完坐着休息时，我会突然发现自己身上莫名多出来“青一块，紫一块”，它用英语来说就是「Black and blue」。
嗯？“紫一块”不应该是 Purple 吗？
Katie was green with envy when she saw you got a new car for your birthday.
You're going to Sanya for the weekend? OMG, I'm green with envy.
I have a black thumb- everything I try to grow dies.
I didn’t like her dress, but I told a white lie because I didn’t want to offend her.
I told him I was busy. I figured a white lie is better than hurting his feelings.
John’s face was black and blue after the boxing match.
I felt like I was black and blue all over.
We had a huge black out here last night. The whole town was out of power for about 7 hours!
I don’t know what happened to him. He just blacked out! Maybe he banged his head.
Jerry used to sell cigarettes from South America on the black market!
Don't buy your phone on the street, it could be black market and besides it could be fake.
Their company has been blackballed ever since that scandal was all over the newspapers. No one wants to do business with them anymore.
In someone’s black books
After that argument yesterday, I assure you he will be in a lot of people’s black books for quite some time!
Well, it took years but I'm finally out of my wife's family's black books.