Other words and phrases to help you talk about sleep in English:
>Snooze button Meaning: large button on alarm clock, if you press it the alarm will go off again 10 minutes later (So you can sleep for 10 more minutes.) Example: I hit the snooze button four times this morning.
>Bedtime Meaning: the usual or normal time someone goes to bed Example: The kid’s bedtime is 8pm.
>At the crack of dawn Meaning: sunrise, at the first day’s light Example: My husband gets up at the crack of dawn to go to work.
>Sleep like a baby Meaning: sleep well, sleep like a baby Example: I was so tired last night; I slept like a baby.
>Dream Meaning: A series of thoughts and images occurring in a person’s mind during sleep Example: My daughter dreamed she was a bird.
>Nightmare Meaning: a frightening,scary or bad dream Example: My son wakes up screaming from nightmares almost every night.
>Morning person/early bird Meaning: a person that likes to wake up early, feels energetic and is happy Example: My mom is a morning person. She loves getting up early.
>Night owl Meaning: a person who finds it easy to stay up late at night; a person who is active and energetic at night Example: My boyfriend is a night owl. He never goes to bed before 2am.
>Sleep together/sleep with Meaning: have sexual relations, to be sexual partners Example: I slept with the girl I met at the bar last night.