관용어(Idioms):#7 — Come to think of/about it

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의미:

이야기하던 중에 갑자기 문뜩 무언가가 떠오르거나 기억이 나는 것을 의미합니다. 혹은 갑자기 생각난 어떠한 것을 추가할 때 사용합니다. “생각해보니” 혹은 “갑자기 떠올랐는데” 와 같은 느낌입니다.

예문:

  1. Come to think of it, add potatoes and carrots to the list.
  2. She always looked so frazzled, but come to think of it, so would I if I had a full-time job and three small kids.
  3. I was going to catch the 5PM train but when I came to think about it, I changed it to a later one because it’s too busy then.
  4. When you come to think about it, she is far too carefree for her own good.
  5. Do you think we could rearrange the meeting next week? Now I come to think about it, I have an appointment that I can’t get out of.
  6. She’s probably right when you come to think about it.