A: Why did you cut class yesterday?
B: I have got a bad cold.
A: Don't fool me. If you were sick, why not ask for a sick leave?
B: Belive it or not.
e.g. That term, John cut classes for weeks at a time.
e.g. Several of the students cut class in order to attend a football match.
e.g. If you cut your classes, you may fail.
1. get a bad cold：患重感冒
e.g. The boy has got a bad cold and his nose is badly stopped up.
e.g. I have got a bad cold, running at the nose.
2. ask for a sick leave：请病假
e.g. You should give a call and ask for a sick leave.
e.g. How can she ask for a sick leave today all days.
e.g. She had no alternative but to ask for a few days' sick leave.
3. sick leave：病假
e.g. I took a sick leave for a week last month.