a: do you think you’ll get the job teaching at abc english school?
b: are you crazy? i’m still wet behind the ears. they’ll choose someone who has been around the block a few times.
a: those football players are huge. they look burly.
b: you know, they have to be tough in order to play the game.
a: and don’t forget athletic.
b: i know i wouldn’t want to have to compete against them. they are more able-bodied than i am.
a: he looks athletic. look at those muscles!
b: did you see him pick up that box? he is virile.
a: his brawny strength is evident from his big muscles.
b: he certainly is manly!