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Yes, it was touch-andfor a while. '0 Your mum had a nasty fall, didn't she? ,.... Yes, but fortunately she's on the now. , 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Everyday lIfe 39 14 I can talk about driving and j ourneys A Driving irritations • You come out of a shop to find that another car has double-parked and blocked you in . • You're in a steady stream of traffic, but there's always someone trying to cut in in front of you. • Someone flags you down . You pull over to help, but all they want is directions! • You know that getting from A to B is two kilometres as the crow flies, but after going round various one-way systems, you end up driving ten.
His prospects are not good to say the least, but it's the same old story for many people like him li ving on the streets. Busking: playing music in the street for money. Glossary . -. live beyond your means be/get caught up in sth live from hand to mouth going cheap put sth aside put down a deposit the last I heard to 'say the least it's the same old story . '. spend more money than you earn. become involved in sth which may cause problems. have just enough money or food to stay alive. If sth is going cheap, it is available at a lower price than usual.
Yes, it was lovely. Anyway, we'd better be going. I'll settle up. How was dinner? ~ I left it in the oven and it was burnt to a crisp, unfortunately. Glossary a bite (to eat) be full (up) pick at sth make your mouth water leftovers polish sth off by word of mouth settle up (with sb) burn sth to a crisp/cinder . ' , a small meal (grab/ have a bite (to eat)). have had enough to eat. eat only small amounts of food because you are not hungry. If food makes your mouth water it looks or smells so good you want to eat it immediately.
Oxford Word Skills: Advanced: Idioms & Phrasal Verbs Student Book with Key by Ruth Gairns