9/11/17 Wakey-wakey (slang)

Agencia de traducción Buenos Aires

Said to somebody who is not paying attention to what is happening because they are sleepy or nor attentive.

Examples:

  • Ester! Are you listening to me at all? Hello? Wakey-wakey!
  • Hey! Wakey-wakey! Start paying attention in class, please.
  • Martin, your turn. Martin! Are you with us? Wakey-wakey Martin!
  • Today’s Tuesday, not Friday. Wakey-wakey Maria!

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