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When you want to mention a different or contradictory aspect of a situation, you refer to the other side of the coin.
"The house is lovely and spacious, but the other side of the coin is that it is far from shops and schools."
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Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind = xa mặt cách lòng
"I meant to read that book, but as soon as I put it down, I forgot about it." Answer: "Out of sight, out of mind."
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People Who Live In Glass Houses Should Not Throw Stones = bản thân mình không đúng thì đừng chê người khác sai
"Look at what time it is... you are late again!" Answer: "Hey, how often are you not on time? People who live in glass houses should not throw stones."
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If you pick up the tab, you pay the bill or pay the cost of something.
"There was a celebration lunch for the group and Bill picked up the tab."
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Practice Makes Perfect = càng tập luyện nhiều càng giỏi
"You see how quickly you are getting better at the piano! Practice makes perfect!"
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If something costs you a pretty penny, it costs you a lot of money.
"That new car must have cost him a pretty penny!"
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If you price yourself out of the market, you charge such a high price for your goods or services that nobody buys them.
"He was so eager to make money that he priced himself out of the market."
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To put money where your mouth is means to give financial support to activities or causes that you believe are right.
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Put Your Foot In Your Mouth = tự há miệng mắc quai, nói lỡ lời
"Let's all be very careful what we say at the meeting tomorrow. I don't want anyone putting their foot in their mouth."
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If you rake in the money, you make money in large quantities.
"Bob's business is so successful, he's raking in the money."
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