Meaning of BUTTERFLIES IN MY STOMACH – A Really Short English Lesson with Subtitles
READ ALONG TO PRACTICE YOUR ENGLISH AND TO LEARN THE MEANING OF BUTTERFLIES IN MY STOMACH: So if I was to say that I had butterflies in …
So if I was to say that I had butterflies
in my stomach it would mean that I'm nervous
It would mean that I am anxious about something.
We often use this phrase to express when we
are feeling nervous.
I remember when I use to use Skype to practice
I would go on Skype and speak with a native
French speaker and before I did I would have
butterflies in my stomach because I was always
nervous to speak a different language.
I was nervous to speak a language that wasn't
my native language.
So I would have butterflies in my stomach.
You might have the same thing when you know
that you'll be having a conversation with
a native English speaker.
It's quite possible that you are nervous and
it's quite possible that you have butterflies
in your stomach before you have that conversation.
So if you're still here you're watching Youtube.
I'm not sure yet if I'm going to make the
videos longer every day, but what I am going
to do is give you three more example sentences.
So, yesterday I had butterflies in my stomach.
Today I have butterflies in my stomach.
And tomorrow I will have butterflies in my
stomach but I would probably say, "Tomorrow
I might have butterflies in my stomach."
Because I wouldn't really be sure if I was
going have butterflies in my stomach tomorrow