Me: Pa, You know what happened today? One of my colleague has a crush on her team mate and..
Pa: What?? Your colleague crushed someone??
Me: No no!! I said she has a 'crush on someone'..
Pa: Crush? What does that mean?
Me: 'Crush' means to begin to like someone, to have an attachment to a person...
Pa: Oh like that.. hmm.. let me frame a sentence with the word 'crush' so that i understand better.. (Filled with inquisitiveness and excitement!)
"I have a crush on my Pet dog".. Correcta??