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Can you name the Spanish idioms (modismos)?

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In EnglishModismoAs in...
Nowhere; not... anywhere'It couldn't be found anywhere.'
To turn something overHe turns is over.
To be up to date on'He's up to date on the situation.'
To be in the same boat'Don't complain. We're all in the same boat.'
To toss and turn'I was tossing and turning in bad.'
To make one's way'He made his way through the crowd.'
To take for granted; to regard as settled'He took it for granted that they would go.'
To get one's own way'Each time he gets his own way.'
Fast'He is always going very fast.'
To be a question (matter) of; to involve'It's a question of (It's a matter of, It involves) a misunderstanding.'
In the middle of'He fell down in the middle of the street.'
Half...'He left the door half closed.'
To agree to'They have agreed to meet in the square.'
To not mince one's words, to be blunt and direct'He is very outspoken.'
To cost a lot'It cost me a lot.'
To put into effect'They put several restrictions into effect.'
To have on one...'I don't have any money on me.'
To have on; to be wearing'He has on an overcoat.'
To side with'He always used to side with my brother.'
Along'They were searching along the river.'
At every turn'Something new could be seen at every turn.'
In EnglishModismoAs in...
After a while'After a while he returned.'
To be in effect'The law is in effect.'
At last'At last he arrived.'
To keep'She ended up keeping the car.'
To go for a walk'Let's go for a walk.'
Through'He was talking to us through a screen.'
To have dealings with'I have no dealings with the rich.'
Without questionWithout question she is the prettiest.
To be in a hurry'I'm in a hurry.'
To come out ahead; to win; to come out on top'He came out on top.'
To retrace one's steps'We retraced our steps.'
To drive wild; to unhinge.'It dives me wild.'
To walk around'He walks around the block.'
Just now; for the present'I don't need any more just now.'
In the long run'In the long run, it will be better to go slowly.'
To associate with each other'They don't associate with each other.'
To go ahead with'He goes ahead with his work.'
In the distance'In the distance, the plane could be seen.'
To be about'The novel is about the indians.'
At all cost; at any risk'I'll get it at all costs.'
To hold (control) one's tongue'Rather than argue, he held his tongue.'
In EnglishModismoAs in...
Throughout'Throughout the years he has become famous.'
From now on'You'll listen to me from now on.'
To be right'She's not right.'
To have on the tip of one's tongue'I have it on the tip of my tongue.'
Step by step'He guided us through the jungle step by step.'
To come out ahead; to win; to come out on top'I followed his advice and came out ahead.'
To notice'He did not notice that Adriana had left.'
To come out badly'He did not come out well on (pass) his exam.'
Out of the way'He got her out of the way.'
Rightly so'He took it away from her, and rightly so.'
From far away'They come from far away.'
To make way'They made way and he went in.'
To be in the right'He's in the right.'
To turn out to be'He turned out to be a conservative.'
All over'They were seen all over.'
To take aside'He took him aside.'
To come out well'He came out well in (passed) his exam.'
To be understood'It is understood that we will get paid every two weeks.'
In great haste'She left the shop in great haste.'

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