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

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