A new laptop - part 2 - language points
Out of the question: Impossible, inconceivable
A cruise is out of the question. We just can't afford it.
A rise is out of the question. The company is not doing well enough.
Friday is not out of the question. I will have to check with my wife though.
No problem: It does not cause a problem. It is not a problem.
Can you give me a hand please? Sure, no problem.
I'll come over now if you are sure it is no problem.
Can I leave this with you? Yes, no problem.
To have an open mind: To be receptive to new ideas.
The company is very open-minded about working practices.
I'm not sure about Windows 8, but I'm trying to keep an open mind.
I have not tried Thai food before but I will keep an open mind.