I Got Pulled Over
stopped by someone
(when driving) motioned to the side of the road by law enforcement
stopped by the police
Ugh, I’ve been stopped by the police! Waiting for the officer... I hope I’m not in too much trouble.
driving faster than the legal speed allowed
Good morning officer, what seems to be the problem? You were speeding. You were over the limit, madam.
give someone a break
not treat someone in a strict or harsh way
give me a break
Sir, I know I’m sorry, but 75 mph isn't so fast. Is there any way you can give me a break... please.
a document that proves your car is listed with the government
What you need to focus on is showing me your driver's license and registration.
an official notice of wrongdoing without having to pay a fee
Yes officer, sure. But could you give me a warning instead of a ticket? It was such a small offense.
learn one’s lesson
decide not to do something again because it is caused you problems in the past
you’ve learned your lesson
Madam, you broke the law and the fine is $179. I hope you’ve learned your lesson.
give someone a hard time
act in a manner that shows open resistance
giving him a hard time
Whoa, that officer thought I was giving him a hard time. Gotta be super polite when I get caught next time!
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