Meaning: to have too much work to do. Example: I was so snowed under with work today that I didn't even have time for lunch.  Atoladx

Meaning: to have too much work to do. Example: I was so snowed under with work today that I didn't even have time for lunch. Atoladx

“Take five” means “to ​relax for a ​short ​period of ​time”. Example: Okay, we’ve been working hard today. Let’s take five.

“Take five” means “to ​relax for a ​short ​period of ​time”. Example: Okay, we’ve been working hard today. Let’s take five.

"Go to bed with the chickens" means "to go to bed very early".  Example: My grandfather always goes to bed with the chickens because he works on a farm.

"Go to bed with the chickens" means "to go to bed very early". Example: My grandfather always goes to bed with the chickens because he works on a farm.

“Cross the line” means “to do something unacceptable”.  Example: You can’t take my new girlfriend out for coffee! That’s crossing the line.  Get our apps for learning English: learzing.com

“Cross the line” means “to do something unacceptable”. Example: You can’t take my new girlfriend out for coffee! That’s crossing the line. Get our apps for learning English: learzing.com

"Take on" means "to accept some work or responsibility". Example: She took on the task of organizing the wedding.

"Take on" means "to accept some work or responsibility". Example: She took on the task of organizing the wedding.

"Take through" means "to explain something to someone". Example: Can you take me through it one more ​time?

"Take through" means "to explain something to someone". Example: Can you take me through it one more ​time?

“Rub it in” means “to talk about something you know will upset or embarrass someone”.Example: I know I made a silly mistake, but do you have to rub it in by talking about it all the time?Origin: This idiom is a short form of the phrase ‘rub salt in the wound’. Having an open wound is usually very painful but rubbing salt into it would hurt a lot and probably make you even more upset! Therefore, if you ‘rub salt in the wound’ or ‘rub it in’, you make someone feel more ...

“Rub it in” means “to talk about something you know will upset or embarrass someone”.Example: I know I made a silly mistake, but do you have to rub it in by talking about it all the time?Origin: This idiom is a short form of the phrase ‘rub salt in the wound’. Having an open wound is usually very painful but rubbing salt into it would hurt a lot and probably make you even more upset! Therefore, if you ‘rub salt in the wound’ or ‘rub it in’, you make someone feel more ...

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