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get a word in edgeways


To find it impossible to take part in a conversation because
the other person is talking continously
GET A WORD IN EDGEWAYS
Example:
"When Leon starts to speak about his website and what he wants
to do with it in the future you really can't get a word in edgeways.

Exercise - Fill the gaps with one word each gap

  1. I can't do this all myself, would you lend me a
    Login please   ____________   X
  2. Nobody paid any attention to me. Everything I said fell on
    Login please   ____________   X
    ears.
  3. These coats are so common. Every Tom, Dick and
    Login please   ____________   X
    seems to be wearing one.
  4. Steve was absent last week and doesn't know what's happened. Would you go and get him up to date. Sit down with him for a while and put him in the
    Login please   ____________   X
  5. Do you really expect me to believe that! I wasn't born
    Login please   ____________   X

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1 - Also see "Under the thumb"

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