farsela sotto

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the pronominal verb, farsela sotto, which means to be scared sh*tless. See the expression used below in its context:

Madonna, quando è uscito Blair Witch Project anni fa, me la facevo sotto! Non riuscivo a dormire bene per settimane!

Good Heavens, when Blair Witch Project came out years ago, I was scared sh*tless! I couldn’t sleep well for weeks!

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: in compound tenses, the past participle is always fatta, regardless of the number used

: remember that the pronouns are required elements in the phrase and cannot be omitted!