The new employees were presented to the rest of the staff.
It is possible to cure psoriasis.
They were ready to die , if necessary, for their country.
So you think we ought to wait here? — Precisely.
Everybody was delighted to see her.
Take the letter to him [ her ; them ].
Figure the situation to yourself, what can I do?
He leaped on to the platform with a thump.
We have many patterns in stock for you to choose from.
Have we got to the zoo yet?
Your behavior is causing our name to be dragged through the mud.
They advised the peasants on how to use the machine.
I shall have to read up on this subject if I am to give a talk about it.
It is vain to resist.
She relayed the information to us.
When money falls in value, there is no encouragement to save.
Please remember me to your parents.
Today I really swam to my heart's content . I did 3,000 metres at a stretch.
The process of adjustment to life in another country can be very difficult.
Television allows viewers to experience an event without any loss of immediacy.
Events conspired to produce great difficulties for us.
The fence is strategically sited to prevent anyone getting onto the beach.
They came to an accord that profits should be shared equally.
A cause of action has accrued when the right to sue has become vested.
We found him to be the right sort of timber.
The workers are reluctant to be ordered around by the employers.
We have the steel to get this job done.
She steered the conversation to more general topics.
They just handed the game to the other team on a plate.
They made quite a to-do about the broken window.
urge to purge
Max felt the urge to purge and ran for the john.
take it to the street
The debate was quiet for a time, then they took it to the street.
Come on, don't take it to the street!
on a hiding to nothing
l know they are on a hiding to nothing.
see eye to eye
Gary and Walter see eye to eye on this question.
I cannot see eye to eye with him.
able to cut something
He is not able to cut his responsibilities like we thought.
Do you think you're able to cut it?
to d off
I' m not just to'd off! I' m enraged.
all to cock
The reply was all to cock to me.
You're all to cock! You've done it wrong again !
I'm all to cock!
down to the wire
We went right down to the wire on that one.
It came down to the wire before I turned the proposal in.
tell somebody what to with
She told me rudely what to do with my proffered assistance.
up to the knocker
He didn't feel up to the knocker.
He was prepared up to the knocker.
up to scratch
I'm afraid this story isn't quite up to scratch.
enough to choke a horse
His ego is big enough to choke a horse.
A: Does he have money? B: Enough to choke a horse.
hep to the jive
As the days rolled on I commenced getting hep to the jive.
way to go.
That's the way to go. You guys built the airport so quickly.
go to denmark
Earth to Fred! Are you asleep? Say something, Fred!
The cops are wise to the plan.
I'mwise to Lefty. He's a spy.
to die for
We had a beautiful room at the hotel and the service was to die for.
bet london to a brick
You can bet London to a brick that it'll rain tomorrow.
go to the mat
They soon stopped sparring and went to the mat.
The union may go to the mat with the management over wages.
give somebody five fingers to
John put out his hand for me to give me five.
Hey，give that guy five over here for a minute, will ya?
nothing to write home about
I got a little bit of a raise this year，but it was nothing to write home about.
His pitch was nothing to write home about.
taken to the cleaners
These investors had been taken to the cleaners.
put the wood to somebody
Why can' t Mayor Barry put the wood to school administrators and demand more caring than this?
pray to the porcelain god
I think I'd better go home and pray to the porcelain god.
tough egg to crack
I wish Jill wasn't such a tough nut to crack.
This problem is a tough egg to crack.
Getting them all here on time will be a tough nul to crack.
not able to hold a candle to
The cake from the bakery is not able to hold a candle to the one that Grandmonther made.
have a bone to pick with
They had a bone to pick with neighbouring villages.
The ambassador had a bone to pick with the student demonstrations.
smell to heaven
This kitchen smells to high heaven. What besides garlic are you cooking?
Something's wrong here. Somebody blabbed. This setup smells to heaven.
when push comes to shove
When push comes to shove，you know I'll be on your side.
Do I have to paint (you) a picture. (=Do I have to draw you a picture?)
Do I have to draw you a picture or you can visualize this?
come up to the wire
The project is coming up to the wire and we're a bit nervous.
Do you want it to go,or will you eat it here?
ought, to, should
There is relatively little information about to, maybe you can watch a bilingual story to relax your mood, I wish you a happy day!
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