He sits in front of the idiot box all day and never gets any work done.
He was complaining that most of the workers at his company were lazy. However his friend looked at him and said that if the shoe fits, wear it.
If worst comes to worst we can cancel our holiday and go next year.
He appeared to be ill at ease during the interview.
They will really be in a bind if they can`t sell their house by next month.
They bought the tickets in advance so that they could get a good seat.
Our new secretary is in a family way and plans to take a few months off from work soon.
He is always in a fog and never seems to know what is going on.
He is really in a hole now that he has problems both at work and at home.
He is very busy and always in a hurry.
He is really in a jam now that his car is not working properly.
I would like to go in a kind of way but still I don`t think that I will bother going today.
He has been in and out all day but I don`t know where he is at the moment.
I tried to explain the problem to him in a nutshell but there still wasn`t enough time.
I may not be able to meet you next week but in any case I will still give you the books before then.
In a pig`s eye will I let him borrow my car next weekend.
That other tool will do in a pinch if we can`t find the correct one.
They are all in arms since they found out about the wage decrease.
They got the job done in a big rush so I am a little worried about the quality.
She feels that she is in a rut after doing the same job for seven years.
She is really in a tight spot right now since she was unable to enter university and also has no job.
In a way I would like to go but basically I don`t care.
In a word, the problem with the car is that it needs a new motor.
He is always in a world of his own and doesn`t notice what other people say or think.
I want to get the information in black and white before I go to the meeting.
The supermarket was in cahoots with the vegetable producer to try and keep the prices high.
In case there is a fire, we keep our computer backup files in a fireproof safe.
Supporting the other members of the staff is in character with her usual actions.
He is charge of the sales department at his company.
The violence was kept in check by the police department and the army.
They are in clover now that they have sold their business and retired.
The family was murdered in cold blood by the criminal gang.
We had to use the bathroom in common with the other people in the house.
He owes a lot of money and is in very deep with his new house and car.
We will send the information to you in due course.
He`s been to China before. In fact he`s been there three times.
He is in for a lot of trouble now that he is unable to finish his graduation essay.
I will try and get the information to you in good time so that you will be able to decide what to do.
The teacher had the class in hand when the principal came to visit the classroom.
I am in hot water over the extra expenses that I used during the conference.
In keeping with our tradition of letting the visiting team kick first we will do it for this game as well.
We will pay them back in kind for the use of their sailboat.
The union has been in league with management in trying to build the new factory.
In light of his contribution to the company we decided to give him a large summer bonus.
It was difficult to keep the children in line at the picnic but somehow we managed.
He has been in love with his girlfriend ever since he met her in high school.
I think that we are in luck. I have found two tickets for the concert.
We decided to put our money together and buy a painting in memory of our grandfather.
I will have this information printed out for you in nothing flat.
I will have this done for you in no time and then you can go for lunch.
We went in on a present for our father for Father`s Day.
I was finally let in on the secret about why she left our company.
She is in her element being in charge of the new sales department.
The plan blew up in our face just as we were ready to start.
I have been in her good books since I helped her with her work last month.
She has been in my hair all morning because she is on her summer holiday starting this week.
In your mind`s eye try and imagine that you are on a nice sunny beach in Hawaii.
We have been trying to get her out of her shell but it is of no use. She doesn`t want to talk to anyone.
I wish that I was in his shoes with his great job and new car.
I was forced to stop in my tracks when I saw the snake on the road.
We have decided to close down the school for the summer in order to do some major repairs.
In other words if you don`t finish the assignment by Wednesday you will not pass the course.
I think the reason he is not golfing well this year is in part due to his problem with his back.
In point of fact there were not enough people at the meeting to vote on the proposal.
He knows all the ins and outs of the new machine.
I have been in seventh heaven since I started my new job.
Chairs were in short supply so some of the guests had to sit on the floor.
We looked through the room inside and out for my lost wallet.
She turned her purse inside out in order to look for her lost key.
I think that he has the inside track on getting the new job at the computer company.
In spite of the terrible weather we went to the beach for a picnic.
Let`s meet at the restaurant instead of the department store as we had planned.
They were in stitches over their teacher`s joke.
The store didn`t have any computer discs in stock so we bought some over the Internet.
I don`t really know what the future has in store for me but I will be ready for anything.
It is in the air that we will be getting a new president next week.
The new contract will be in the bag if we put in a good proposal.
The company has been in the black for over three years now.
I think that a new company structure is in the cards but I can`t be sure.
She has been in the charge of her grandmother since her mother and father died.
We seem to be in the clear now so it should be safe to cross the road.
The police talked to the three boys for a few minutes but they seem to be in the clear now.
He is usually in the clouds so you may have trouble finding out what you want to know from him.
In the course of his life he visited over 45 countries.
He is still in the dark about my plans to quit my job.
He is in the doghouse with his wife after staying out drinking last night.
Of course I can`t go. In the first place I must work on Saturday. In the second place I have no money.
We are finally getting in the groove and should be able to finish this job by early next week.
At the beginning of the card game I was in the hole but later I began to do well.
Although he is always working he always seems to be in the hole.
The police officer was killed in the line of duty during the bank robbery.
For now he is losing money on his stocks but in the long run he should make money.
I am in the market for a new computer as my old one is too slow.
The company has been in the red for three years now.
The president is back in the saddle again after being ill for several months.
We are all in the same boat now that our company has gone out of business.
She is in the soup now that she has had a big fight with her boss.
He is definitely in the swim. He has information about everybody.
In the wake of the large number of people who have recently left our company we will need to hire some more people.
It is in the wind that they are planning to open a new store next year.
Don`t worry about whether or not we will be building the new computer lab. It is definitely in the works.
The driver was in the wrong and was arrested by the police after the accident.
I didn`t come home in time to meet my cousin.
The group of hikers vanished into thin air and were never heard of again.
We are still in touch even though we have been out of school for many years.
The truck had a trailer in tow when it went off the highway.
She spent the morning at the shopping center with her child in tow.
We have been in tune with each other ever since we met at our high school graduation party.
We went up to the front of the class in turn in order to pick up our diplomas.
I will have this finished in two shakes of a lamb`s tail and then I will give it to you.
We tried in vain to find a good job but it was impossible.
In view of the large number of people who have come I think that we will need a bigger room.
I think that he was in with the wrong group of people when he was in high school.
We have ironed out all of our problems and are finally doing better.
Recently he has too many irons in the fire. That is why he has become sick.
The guard at the border crossing has an itching palm so be careful of him.
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