字幕表 動画を再生する 英語字幕をプリント Hi this is Tutor Nick P and this is Verb Phrase 172. The verb phrase today is jot down. Okay. Let's take a look at the note here. If someone jots something down, he or she writes something down quickly or hastily like, like in a rush. Usually something that is very short. It could also mean to take a quick note about something. To just jot something down about it. All right. Let's continue. The origin of "jot" is believed to come from Greek , in reference to being a small quantity. A jot was referred to as the smallest letter of the Greek alphabet and corresponding to the Roman" I" like this small lowercase "I" This is also believed to come from Jod or Jodr . I don't know a Hebrew word from the Hebrew language. This is the idea of how it formed to mean a brief or short note. Okay. Good, and we just have three examples here. Let me jot down your phone number. Yeah. This is one of the most common ones you always hear. People, when they want to get someone's phone number. So let me jot it down quickly. Let me jot down your phone number, so I can get in touch with you.? All right. Good or number two here . I jotted down a few important notes from the meeting. Okay. Good. Perfect, number three. I jotted down some ideas about what I may write a paper on. Yeah. Maybe the idea was in your head to say I had better put this on paper before I forget about it. So you jotted down some notes. Probably to remind yourself. All right. Good. I hope you got it. I hope it was clear. I hope it was informative. Thank you for your time. Bye-bye.