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TIL English Idiom Collection

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Collected from various sources by U Kyaw Tun (UKT), M.S. (I.P.S.T., U.S.A.), and staff of TIL (Tun Institute of Learning, http://www.tuninst.net ) for staff and students of TIL Computing and Language Center, Yangon, Myanmar. Not for sale.

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quake in his boots question of quick and dirty quick like a bunny quick on the draw quick study quicker than you can say Jack Robinson quickie quit this place quit while you're ahead

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quake in his boots

From Magnuson
quake in his boots
-- quit while you're ahead

quake in his boots -- quit while you're ahead Internet link quake in his boots

quake in his boots -- feel afraid, be scared, scared spitless
When the war began, it was scary. We were quaking in our boots.

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question of

From Magnuson
question of --
(See a question of)

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quick and dirty

From Magnuson
quick and dirty --
fast or easy, instant, short cut
I know a quick and dirty way to calculate interest. It's easy.

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quick like a bunny

From Magnuson
quick like a bunny --
very quick, without delay
Get into bed now - quick like a bunny!

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quick on the draw

From Magnuson
quick on the draw --
quick to speak or shoot; get the drop on
Think before you speak. Don't be so quick on the draw.

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quick study

From Magnuson
quick study --
(See a quick study)

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quicker than you can say Jack Robinson

From Magnuson
quicker than you can say Jack Robinson --
very quickly, before you can say Jack Robinson
The ghost was gone - quicker 'n you can say Jack Robinson!

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quickie

From Magnuson
quickie --
(See a quickie)

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quit this place

From Magnuson
quit this place --
leave, go away from here, blow this joint
I'm bored. Let's quit this place. Let's get out of here.

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quit while you're ahead

From Magnuson
quit while you're ahead --
quit before you begin to lose, don't push your luck
If he lets you have the car, don't ask for his credit card. Quit while you're ahead.

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