Earthquake

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oximec
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Earthquake
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2012-05-22 03:14:32
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Earthquake
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  1. out of the blue
    uneexpectedly, by surprise

    She visited me out of the blue.
    как снег на голову, неожиданно.
  2. on a shoestring
    with very little money

    He started business on a shoestring.
    с нуля
  3. feather in one's cap
    proud achievment (достижение)

    That was a feather in one's cap for my firm.
    предмет гордости, успех
  4. take a beating
    lose money

    He took a beating in Las Vegas.
    прогореть, потерпеть крах
  5. strike while the iron is hot

    I think you should strike while the iron is hot.
    куй железо пока гарячо
  6. wind up
    end, finish
    What time did the party wind up?
    заканчиваться, в конце концов
  7. well-heeled
    He's well-heeled.
    богатый
  8. through the mill
    experienced in difficulties of life

    She's been through the mill.
    проити через огонь и медные трубы

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