give an earful
原文解釋: to tell someone how angry you are with them
1. You can just imagine the earful he gave her when they got home.
2. Sally gave Sam an earful for the way he treated Mary.
3. Willy gave Sally an earful about Todd’s tax problems.
4. a. Mom, you gave me an earful already, I understand.
b. I just want to make sure you understand how serious I am.
5. a. Jane went out to the movies with her friends.
b. Oh, she's going to get an earful from me when she gets back!