Learn English meaning of ‘holiday shopping’ – Holiday Shopping
Dominique: Andy, I’m a little sad about the holidays, aren’t you?
Andy_H: Why are you sad about the holidays? It’s the most wonderful time of the year. You know?
Dominique: Because I’m so behind, and I’m stressed out. I mean, I haven’t even started my holiday shopping, and I usually start back in April.
Andy_H: Oh! I’m so sorry!
Dominique: I don’t know what I’m going to do. I mean, I have a huge family, and I should be at least halfway done by now. I haven’t started.
Andy_H: OK. OK. First, take a deep breath. Second, you’ve got to really, like, temper the holiday shopping. I mean, most people…
Dominique: Who is going to help me… wrap… all… the… gifts, Andy?
Andy_H: OK. OK. I know that it might be maddening and everything, but just KISS.
Dominique: They will sell out of the hottest toys!
Andy_H: Keep It Simple, Stupid! It’s an acronym… KISS. OK? I know you’re…
Dominique: It would have been simple if I would have started in April.
Andy_H: Maybe, you could… I don’t know… tell people, “Hey, we’re going to, you know, just enjoy family. And sorry about not getting the latest action figure 3000.”
Dominique: Yeah… you tell that to a four-year-old. You tell that to a four-year-old.
Andy_H: I have… actually never done that, so you’ve got me there.
Dominique: Good luck!
Andy_H: I’m just saying, take a breath!
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