Splendid Expressions Week 9: Day 2 of 5
Complete the following colloquial expressions:
I think you've missed the ......... We can't carry on ignoring the situation. We need to take action.
I got off on the wrong ........ with one of my new colleagues at the office party. I complained to him about smoking at the dinner table.
Do you think you could put in a good ........ for me where you work? I'm thinking of applying for the clerical job there.
Now complete the gaps with the missing words.
Make them your own!
Can you remember the last time you were having a discussion and someone missed
2) Have you ever got off on the wrong foot with someone?
3) If you were putting in a good word for your best friend, what things could you say about him or her?
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