대화할때 자주일어나는 현상이다.
알고 있는게 기억이 나질 않을때나,
생각을 요구하는데 , 생각이 잘 안날때 쓰는표현이다
- I cannot think of any good examples off the top of my head,
또는 “그냥 지금 생각나는거” 라는 표현으로도 자주 쓰인다
- Here are some off the top of my head.
- I was always singing goofy songs off the top of my head to the kids
이 표현은 소리로 외워야한다.
여기(http://goo.gl/j1vZ6m) 서 발음을 들어보라.
top of my/
오프더–> 타-폽마이 –> 헤드
- I haven’t thought it out, but off the top of my head I’d say it was smokin’ hot so something about it wasn’t so dumb. (It’s complicated)
- That just came right off the top of my head. – It was very scary. – It was creepy too.(Without a paddle)