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Italian Expression of the Day#9

Essere giu' di corda and essere su di corda mean to feel down and to feel good, upbeat.

Ultimamente Giorgio sta sempre in disparte. Sembra essere molto giu' di corda.
Lately Giorgio is always keeping to himself. It seems he's really feeling down.

Oggi Maria non smette di parlare. Dalla promozione e' sempre su di corda.
Maria won't sop talking today. Since her promotion she has been upbeat all the time.


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