English conversation scripts for an intermediate level of English
|English conversation scripts for an intermediate level of English|
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tons of: a lot of
I feel like pulling my hair out: informal. : to be very worried or upset about something
We've been tearing our hair out trying to decide what to do.
Tom: Business is slow with my company too. However, people are saying that it should pick up any time now.
Pick up: to get better, stronger, etc.; to improve
The wind is picking up now.
I would like to keep their minds sharp. Sharp: smart
Idle adjective (disapproving) (of people) not working hard
an idle student
My manager is as sharp as a tack (idiom) . She’s very smart.