a good thing that seemed bad at first
a controversial issue or situation that is awkward or unpleasant to deal with.
a picture tells a story just as well as, if not better than, written words
what someone actually does means more than what they say they will do
to act in a way that make a bad situation worse
and even more; and more than has been mentioned
someone very precious or dear
to be wrong about the way to achieve something or the reason for something
avoid saying what you mean, usually because it is uncomfortable
giving time or energy to something what is ended or over
a rather short amount of time.
it is better to arrive or do something later than expected than not to arrive or not to do something at all
to try to do something that is too difficult or too much for you.
to force yourself to do something unpleasant or difficult, or to be brave in a difficult situation
to make people who have not met each other before feel more relaxed and comfortable
stay up late
end the job for the day
trouble is coming or is on its way
to be very expensive
to do something in the fastest, easiest or cheapest way
to give somebody additional freedom
not to count on something happening until after it's already happened
used for telling somebody that you don't think they're very good at something
used to tell someone to do something carefully and slowly
every negative has a positive
to become comfortable doing something
being in good health
get treated the way you've been treating other people
said as a way to tell people to not give up hope, even through difficulties
you're better off not knowing
in the fewest possible words
you're just as bad as I am
used to say that you don't think something is very difficult or hard to understand
the area where someone comes from, or the area where you are
suffering is necessary in order to achieve something
someone doesn't like or isn't interested in something
from memory. without a lot of thought or consideration
alert to new idea, methods, and trends
happens at a particular time, precise time, exact time.
On probation. If you make another mistake, there will be trouble.
rarely, very infrequently