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toeic idioms part 2
a pile of
Kirk had a pile of forms on his desk that he needed to fill out and send.
The company couldn't account for the loss of revenue in the third quarter.
We must strictly adhere to company rules if we want to be promoted.
The camera is in poor condition and is being sold as is.
be associated with
Red, brown and orange are usually associated with autumn.
at any rate
At any rate, I will attend the company party tomorrow night.
The time is at hand when I must think about retirement.
The reporter announced that the escaped convict was still at large.
The restaurant owner is panicking because the renewal of his cafe is behind schedule.
The file must be broken down into smaller groups before it is entered into the computer.
After the conflict, a war broke out between the two nations.
The appointment of a new chairman is expected to bring about change in the company.
The stagnant economy brought the two struggling firms together.
boil down to
Being a good CEO all boils down to having leadership skills.
by and large
By and large, the sales campaign was a huge success.
call it a day
Tina was very tired after working 15 hours and decided to call it a day.
The public relations director was talking on the phone when the client called on her.
The staff found it hard to calm down after the big earthquake.
The shop decided to carry over the summer items to fall.
cash in on
The independent director started to cash in on her success one year after her film was released.
Robert came across a former colleague on his way home from work and they had a nice chat.
come out of
The convict was persuaded to come out of hiding and give himself up.
come to terms with
Barbara found it hard to come to terms with her mother's death.
The restaurant must comply with the health and sanitation laws of the state.
None of the author's recent works correspond to his previous writings.