The things you can do with a shit

Have you ever noticed that the terms “to take a shit” and “to give a shit” have very divergent meanings, but not in the sense of being opposites, despite the fact that they look like opposites just from the verbs?

Sometimes English is very interesting. I wonder if people learning English ever have a problem with this.

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2 Responses to The things you can do with a shit

  1. Ryuukokoro says:

    Haha how about ‘wise ass’ and ‘dumb ass’? They mean different things, but not opposite! lol

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