英文中，有许多关于“马”的有趣俚语，英文老师特地整理出了 6 组包含”Horse”的俚语，无论是日常对话或是写作时都非常实用。
1. get off your high horse
ex. Get off your high horse , you aren’t as smart as you think you are.
2. eat like a horse 食量巨大
ex. I eat like a horse.
3. to flog /beat a dead horse 徒劳无功
ex. He keeps going for auditions but I think he’s flogging/beating a dead horse.
4. To hold your horses
ex. She has invested a lot of money .she needs to hold her horses.
5. straight from the horse’s mouth
ex. She is quitting her job, I heard it straight from the horse’s mouth.
6. to Back the wrong horse 看走眼
ex. I invested a lot of money on him and eventually realized I have backed a wrong horse.