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Blood Is Thicker Than Water = 1 giọt máu đào hơn ao nước lã
"When my best friend and my brother got in a fight I had to help my brother; blood is thicker than water."
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Burn Your Bridges = đốt cầu của mình, tức là tự làm mất đi cơ hội của mình
"I wish you hadn't been rude to that man just now; he is very important in this town and you shouldn't go around burning bridges."
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If you burn your fingers (or get your fingers burnt), you suffer financially as a result of foolish behaviour.
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Jack got his fingers burnt playing on the stock market."
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Burning The Candle At Both Ends = vắt kiệt sức ra để làm việc
"Ever since this new project started I have been burning the candle at both ends. I can't take much more of it."
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Call It Off = hủy bỏ
"Tonight's game was called off because of the rain."
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If you cash in your chips, you sell something, especially shares, either because you need the money or because you think the value is going to fall.
"Andy cashed in his chips as soon as business started to slow down."
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Cost An Arm And A Leg = trả 1 cái giá cắt cổ, tốn rất nhiều tiền
If something costs an arm and a leg, it is very expensive!
"The house cost us an arm and a leg, but we have no regrets."

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Cross Your Fingers = động tác được tin là sẽ đem lại sự may mắn
"Let's cross our fingers and hope for the best!"
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Curiosity Killed The Cat = sự tò mò có thể rất nguy hiểm
"Hey, I wonder what's down that street; it looks awfully dark and creepy." Answer: "Let's not try to find out. Curiosity killed the cat."
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Don't Count Your Chickens Until They're Hatched = trứng chưa nở đã đếm gà
"Next Friday I will be able to pay you back that money I owe you." Answer: "I won't be counting my chickens..."
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