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  • Go the extra mile
  • To be on the same page
  • The bottom line
  • To take on (something)
  • Pull (some/a few) strings
  • Crunch the numbers
  • Work your fingers to the bone
  • Get your foot in the door
  • In the red/in the black
  • Hit my/your numbers
  • For the long haul
  • Miss the mark
  • Raise the bar
  • On the back burner
  • To be in hot water
  • Call the shots
  • Fine print
  • Off the top of one’s head
  • Show someone the ropes
  • Be thrown in at the deep end


  • When you are in Rome do as the Romans do.
  • No pain, no gain.
  • Persistence pays off.
  • Rome was not built in a day.
  • You have to learn to walk before you run.
  • When one door shuts, another opens.
  • Failure teaches success.
  • After a storm comes a calm.
  • It is no use crying over spilt milk.
  • There is no time like the present.
  • The early bird catches the worm.
  • Well begun is half done.
  • So many men, so many minds.
  • You can’t tell a book by its cover.
  • Out of the mouth comes evil.
  • If you chase two rabbits, you will not catch either.
  • Two heads are better than one.
  • Kill two birds with one stone.
  • Spare the rod and spoil the child.
  • A friend in need is a friend indeed.

YouTube動画 - BBC Learning English - BBC News Reviewまとめ


  • BBC Learning EnglishのBBC News Review動画まとめ(興味ある動画のみ)

BBC News Review

Global economy slows down: BBC News Review (Jan 19, 2023)

  • overcoming: dealing with a difficult problem
  • doom and gloom: used to describe a generally bad situation
  • turbulent: not calm; unstable


Prince Harry's Book: BBC News Review (Jan 12, 2023)

  • from (the) horse's mouth: directly from the source
  • flood: enter in large amounts
  • have (your) cake and eat it: try to gain two advantages from one thing