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accommodation

A place to live a__________________

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bring up

I'll b_________ it _______ in the meeting tomorrow. (mention)

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do

_______ sport (verb)

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turned a blind

The teacher __________ _______ _________ eye to the students bad behaviour. (ignored)

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live it up

to travel in luxury and spend lots of money

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break a promise

to not do what you promised to do

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to meet

When I was in LA I had the chance to meet/of meeting my hero.

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gives an insight

The documentary g_______ an i__________ into the life of bees.

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get hold

I tried to call the boss but I couldn't g_____ h________ of him. (contact)

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see eye to eye

My brother and I don't s______ _______ _____ ______ on politics. (agree)

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But for

B________ f________ the barrier, the car would have crashed into the sea. (without)

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committee

a group of people who make decisions = c_____________

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make it

The operation went well and I think your cat is going to m_________ ________ (survive)

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to

We have made a few changes ______ the schedule.

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bring out

Justin Bieber is going to b________ _______ a new album next week. (release)

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got over

John still hasn't g_______ ________ his operation yet. (recovered from)

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takes it for granted

Everyone always t_________ _______ ________ g__________ that Sheila will help out. (assumes)

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like two peas in a pod

Expression: Two people are very similar

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ecstatic

very happy = e_____________

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come up with

We need to c___________ _____ ________ some new ideas for the holidays. (invent)

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keep me in the picture

I asked Tony to keep my updated about the project while I was on holiday.

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PICTURE

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I asked Tony to ___________________________ about the project while I was on holiday

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brush up on

I need to b________ u______ o_______ my French before our holiday to Paris. (refresh)

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short on/of

Sorry I can't stop to talk, I'm really s_________ _/_ time. (don't have time)

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Follow in your parents footsteps

Expression: To do the same job as your parents.

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The breadwinner

Expression: The person who supports the family financially (bread)

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over the moon

Expression: Very happy over ______ ______

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taken aback

I was t________ _________ by the size of the restaurant bill. (surprised)

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were it not

W_______ i____ n_______ for my parents, I wouldn't be able to afford my rent.

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undeniably

It is u______________ true that doing sport leads to a healthier lifestyle.

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coming to terms with

She had a lot of trouble c___________ t_______ t________ w________ the death of her grandma. (accepting/getting over)

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negotiate

Try to reach a business agreement: n____________

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attend

The boss is going to a_________ the board meeting tomorrow. (go to)

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state of disarray

Expression: disorganised/in a mess = in a s_______ o_____ d_________

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admit defeat

Collocation: Give up/stop trying = A________ d_________

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un

_____professional

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come

make/take/ c_______ to a decision (decide)

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pronunciation

noun from pronounce

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variety is the spice of life

Expression: Doing different things makes life great! V________ ______ _______ ________ ______ ________

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no place I'd rather be

I don't want to be anywhere else:

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There's n_____ ______ I'd __________ _______.

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the black sheep of the family

Expression: The one different member of a family

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make up your mind

Expression: To make a decision/decide (UP)

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make up for

He bought me flowers to m_________ ______ ______ forgetting my birthday. (compensate)

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like chalk and cheese

Expression: Two people are very different

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an early bird

Expression: Someone who likes getting up early

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miss

miss/lose a flight/bus/train etc.?

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put off

Phrasal verb: to postpone something

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glad overjoyed

Two different ways of saying "happy"

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g______ o___________

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to fall out with

Phrasal verb: To argue/fight with someone

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make up

Phrasal verb: invent a story/excuse etc.

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anything

I haven't got anything/nothing.

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nothing

I have anything/nothing.

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took no notice

The children t_________ n_____ n___________of what the teacher was saying. (ignored)

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could do with

This soup c______ d______ w_______ more salt. (needs)

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baffled

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bewildered

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bemused

Three different ways to say confused:

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baf______________

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bew______________

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bem______________

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made off with

The thieves m_________ o_______ w_________ €1000 in cash. (stole)

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mastery

noun from master = a state of dominance

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for the better

We're hoping the weather will change ______ ______ ________ tomorrow. (improve)

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stand trial

He will s________ t_________ for murder tomorrow.

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give me a hand

Can you g________ m______ _______ h__________ with this heavy bag please? (help)

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caught on

The fashion for ripped jeans has really c_________ o_______ recently. (become popular)

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grasp

The politicians failed to g__________ how bad the crisis was. (understand)

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on a daily basis

Every day: O_____ a_____ d_______ b___________

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tussling

She's been t____________ with a difficult problem recently.

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done up

You can't stay at our house because we are having it d_______ u_________. (renovated)

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cross

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irate

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mad

Three different ways to say angry:

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c____________

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i____________

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m__________

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dates back

This building d__________ b__________ to Roman times. (was built in)

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highly regarded

Dr. Watson is very h___________ r_____________ in his field. (has a good reputation)

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came as a surprise

The job offer c__________ a______ ______ s__________ to me. (surprised me)

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blue

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down

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down in the dumps

Three different ways to say sad:

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b_________

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d_________

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d_________ i_____ t______ d_________

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get out of

I don't want to go to the party, how can I g_o_ o_____ it? (avoid it)

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after

I think I take ___________ my Dad the most. (inherited characteristics

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a night owl

a nocturnal person

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early bird catches the worm

Expression: You'll succeed if you get up early.

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The e________ b__________ c________ t_______ w__________.

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give me a lift

Dad? Can you g___________ m________ ________ l_________ to the beach? (take me in the car)

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get on like a house on fire

To have a great relationship with someone

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on of

I was _____ the point _____ giving up the search when I found my keys under the sofa.

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which

There are 10 houses on the street, some of _________ are painted white.

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