Presentation on theme: "12/30. 12 30 Scratch the surface The investigation of the governor’s staff revealed some suspicious dealing. It’s thought that the investigators have."— Presentation transcript:
12 30 Scratch the surface The investigation of the governor’s staff revealed some suspicious dealing. It’s thought that the investigators have just scratched the surface.
12 30 Send someone to the showers John played so badly that the coach sent him to the showers after the third quarter
12 30 A slap in the face Losing the election was a slap in the face for the club president.
12 30 Slip of tongue I didn’t mean to tell her that. I was a slip of tongue.
12 30 Steal someone’s thunder What do you mean by stealing my thunder? I am in charge here.
12 30 Strike while the iron is hot He was in a good mood, so I asked for a loan of $200. I thought I had better strike while the iron is hot.
12 30 Turn over a new leaf After a minor accident, Sally decided to turn over a new leaf and drive more carefully.
12 30 Walk a tight rope Our business is about to fail. We have been walking a tightrope over the past three months.
Listening practice http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VoA7_7oV_NA Business setting-1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yZQzkl55o8w&f eature=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yZQzkl55o8w&f eature=related Business setting-2