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"Be down in the mouth" means "to be sad". Anna is very down in the mouth…

"Monkey on your back" is a serious problem that will not go away.  Example: That huge credit card payment is a real monkey on his back.

"Monkey on your back" is a serious problem that will not go away. Example: That huge credit card payment is a real monkey on his back.

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"Boozehound" is someone who drinks a lot of alcohol. Example: Tom is quite a boozehound - he has half a bottle of whiskey for lunch!

Make for

Example: If lightning strikes nearby, make for the nearest building and stay inside until the storm passes.

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“Bite someone’s head off” means “to speak to someone in an angry way”. Example: I only asked if I could borrow your bike. There’s no need to bite my head off! Want to learn English? Choose your topic.

“Take my word for it” means “trust me”. If you want a great Greek restaurant…

“Take my word for it” means “trust me”. If you want a great Greek restaurant, you should go to Maria’s. Take my word for it, it’s the best Greek place in the city!

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