2019-08-04 11:16:15  每日学英语
cut to the chase T

his expression, cut to the chase, means to go straight to the most important points. It means you DON'T make small talk about casual topics, and you don't spend time talking about introductory details or background information you just start talking about the major facts directly.
这个短语,cut to the chase,意思是直奔重点。它的意思是你不要闲聊随意的话题,也不要花时间谈论介绍的细节或背景信息,而是直接开始谈论主要事实。

I didn't have long to talk so I cut to the chase and asked whether he was still married.