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can't wait

can't wait

Date: Feb 09 2005

Quote

1. Quote - Listen to the quote and guess what the slang means.

“I can’t wait for the fans to hear Harmonium. I hope people love it as much as I do.”
-Vanessa Carlton, talking about her new album.

Definition

1. Definition - Study the definition.

really excited, in a good way, for an event

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

Can’t wait moments don’t happen very often, but when they do, it is very exciting.
I had one last year when I got married. I was so excited for the big day and I thought about it every day. Each day, I kept saying, “I can’t wait for my wedding day; it’s gonna be great.”
Then, when the day finally came, it seemed like time had gone by so fast. Now, when I look back on it, I think of that great feeling of waiting. All the excitement and focus on one moment.
How great!

Examples

1. Examples - Hear some example sentences.

“I can’t wait to go on my trip! I have been looking forward to it for months.”

””I can’t wait to go on my trip! I have been looking forward to it for months.”
“Sheila can’t wait for her boyfriend to meet her parents. She really wants them to meet him because she likes him so much.”
“Wow! My band is having a huge concert next weekend. I really can’t wait to go on stage!”

“Sheila can’t wait for her boyfriend to meet her parents. She really wants them to meet him because she likes him so much.”

“Wow! My band is having a huge concert next weekend. I really can’t wait to go on stage!”

Winners

1. Winners - See who guessed the slang definition correctly.

means excitement and pride about something acheived and eagerness to share it with others for wider enjoyment and appreciation.
by Srikanth (Bangalore , India)
Can’t wait’ expresses how much the person talking looking forward to the event he or she’s talking about.
by Grace (Darhan, Mongolia)
Can’t wait means you want to do something at once,and don’t wanna wait any longer.
by Cynthia (Beijing, China)
It means she hopes time passes so fast and her fans can have this song very soon and not to wait anymore.
When somebody is waiting for a special event and hopes to have it ASAP she/he uses “I can’t wait
by niloufar (toronto, Canada)
I think “can’t wait” means:a man excited about something,so this man want to do something immediately.
by shuying (Chongqing, China)
i think ” can’t wait” means too eager .
by Ivy (Penang, malaysia)
I think we can say “can’t wait” when we really want to do something. I guess “can’t wait” means “be eager to do something asap.”
by So-young (Seoul, Korea)
Can’t wait means to be anxious for something to happen, to wish that things happen right now and not in a time for coming.
by Alejandro (Mexico City, Mexico)
desperately want to; anxious to happen
by Ana (Monterrey, Mexico)
You can use this expression to mean you want something to happen real fast, you expect this very eagerly.
by paola (pasto, colombia)
wanna do something urgently.
by nicky (gzira, malta)
Can’t wait” means, I can not be more patient on (u name it) :)
by Mohamed (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia)
be eager to do sth.
by lisa (dalian, China)
be eager to do
by seven (shanghai, china)
impatient
by gregory (saint etienne, France)
I’m anxious.
by Fabiana (Rio de Janeiro, Brasil)
to hope something happen soon, which is urgent
by frank (hangzhou, china)
Having or showing keen interest, intense desire, or impatient expectancy.anxious.
by Ming (Scarborough, Canada)
I thank it means someone can’t remain or stay in expectation of something.
by yifer (hangzhou, China)
When you can’t wait, you really want to do something as soon as possible.
by Jason (HZ, China)
it means that the person is eager to do something ….she can’t wait any more …
by dora (Ningde, China)
Can’t wait“means to be so eager to do something
by Michelle (Wide goose, China)
I think that she is looking forward to people hear her new album.
by Monique (Salvador, Brazil)
when you`re so interested in someting and want to do it immediately. you can use this slang!
by caralyn (shanghai, china)
I guess that the expression “can’t wait” implies that the one who speaks is in a hurry to do what he’s about to do, I mean that, here for instance, Vanessa Carlton says that she’s impatient concerning the release of her record. I’m just supposing…
by NaDiRa (Saint-Denis, France)
can’t wait“in this sentence i think probably means she wanna to let the fans listen to her new album as soon as possible.
by vivian (chengdu, china)
when someone can’t wait to see the results of something, he or she is very anxious about it.
by graciela (mar del plata, Argentina)
Can’t wait – doing something, means that you are so excited and eager for that event to happen.
by mehran (tehran, iran)
I’m a little impatient because I’m eager to know whether they like it or not.
by Urvi (GURGAON, INDIA)
when you use I cant wait you mean it is so wonderful and interesting that I cant wait to see it or to have it …....
by fariba (novato, usa)
It means that the person wants the thing to come true immediately.
by Cc (Walnut, US)

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Iran, Islamic Republic Of

I can’t wait for our new year,it is one day later.

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