“Break your back” means “to work extremely hard”. Example: She broke her back to get the report finished on time.
Matura z języka angielskiego
"Lend an ear" means "to listen carefully". Example: Lend an ear to me and I will tell you a story.
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“On your high horse” means “to act as if you are better than other…
Ben's Language Arts
Bite the dust means "to die".
Idioms in English
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"Hold all the aces" means "to have all the advantages, to be in a winning…
school - figurative language
"Pull the wool over someone's eyes" means "to deceive someone". Example: Don't let insurance companies pull the wool over your eyes - ask for a list of all the hidden charges.