Advanced English Conversations - Robert Allans, Ahmet Mustafaoglu, Metin Emir 2019
Set (1) - I’ve swallowed the bait
Set (2) - Let bygones be bygones
Set (3) - Live within your means
Set (4) - Fed up with cutting corners
Set (5) - He should crack the whip
Set (6) - I just couldn’t put up with those silly pranks
Set (7) - She’s a whistleblower
Set (8) - All I need is a bit more leeway
Set (9) - Determination pays off
Set (10) - They must be bugging us!
Set (11) - They can serve a purpose
Set (12) - University is a thing of the past!
Set (13) - Quit keeping up with the Joneses
Set (14) - Please do and get me off the hook!
Set (15) - You mean she was pulling my leg!
Set (16) - This is a hard pill to swallow
Set (17) - It seems to have vanished into thin air!
Set (18) - I’ve already greased his palm
Set (19) - Thinking out of the box pays dividends!
Set (20) - It’s worth giving it your best shot!
Set (21) - You guys ’ve gone too far this time!
Set (22) - Do you think I’m jumping the gun?
Set (23) - Let’s jump at the chance
Set (24) - Let’s not waste our breath
Set (26) - I did, but they turned a blind eye to it!
Set (27) - You’re such a high-maintenance woman!
Set (28) - That’s nothing but smoke and mirrors
Set (29) - She deserves a pat on the back
Set (30) - My holiday plans fell apart
Set (32) - Don’t knock yourself out
Set (33) - I was breaking up a fight!
Set (34) - This rat race is getting me down
Set (35) - The pay is well worth it
Set (36) - I need to brush up on some of them
Set (37) - I’m doomed to learn it the hard way!
Set (38) - I wasn’t able to get through
Set (39) - I’m not that strong-willed!
Set (40) - Our company is footing the bill
Set (41) - You’re fiddling while Rome burns
Set (42) - Dad's illness turned out to be a blessing in disguise
Set (43) - That’s beside the point!
Set (44) - She’s feeding you lies
Set (45) - Does this stand to reason?
Set (46) - Appearances are deceiving!
Set (47) - Why don’t we track them down?
Set (48) - She gave me a cold shoulder!
Set (49) - Who filled you in on that?
Set (50) - They aren’t on the same wavelength
Set (51)- Assuming responsibility is easier said than done
Set (52) - It's a bit of a stretch
Set (53) - Just what the doctor ordered
Set (54) - Nothing but a counter attack can save the day!
Set (55) - It takes two to tango
Set (56) - The sunshine today is just the ticket
Set (59) - It could be right under your nose!
Set (60) - I can kiss it goodbye now!
Set (61) - You just cut to the chase!
Set (62) - The hustle and bustle of cities
Set (63) - It’s time to turn over a new leaf!
Set (64) - Let’s not take it to heart anyway!
Set (65) - I've been whistling a different tune!
Set (68) - He’s only a freeloader
Set (69)-None had the backbone to stand up to him
Set (70) - At least to save face
Set (71) - Getting me down against my will!
Set (72) - Kill them with your kindness
Set (73) - He’s panic-stricken after he got a sideswipe!
Set (74) - He dwells on unnecessary stuff
Set (75) - Can’t you put it off?
Set (76) - 30 lashes with a wet noodle
Set (77)- What do you make out of it?
Set (78) - We have to tap into the key problems
Set (79) - Let’s split the difference
Set (80) - You took the words right out of my mouth!
Set (81) - I had better back out of this commitment
Set (82) - Hold yourself together!
Set (84) - You double-crosser! Quit playing with fire
Set (85) - Enough of these prompt replies!
Set (86) - I’m kicking myself for leaving her
Set (87) - He’s getting hold of the wrong end of the stick!
Set (88) - Should we sleep on this as well?
Set (89) - Better late than never
Set (90) - Where is the common sense in that?
Set (91) - You’re barking up the wrong tree, dude!
Set (92)- I was on the edge of my seat all along!
Set (93) - Put your best foot forward
Set (94) - This time they will sink or swim
Set (95) - It's either feast or famine!
Set (96) - Stop milking it for heaven’s sake!
Set (97) - One swallow doesn't make a summer!
Set (98) - He doesn’t want to play the game
Set (99) - A big fish in a small pond!
Set (100) - It’s a dog-eat-dog world