Do you know the English expression to be “within earshot“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?
Cal: I heard Michael got a bad score on the test last week.
Jean: Shh! He’s just over there within earshot! He’ll be upset if you talk about him!
Does it mean:
a) to be sensitive to criticism
b) to be close enough to hear
c) to be annoyed if someone talks about one
d) to want to listen
The answer is below!↓
Answer: b) to be close enough to hear