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What did you do during your gap year ?
Fay So what did you do during your gap year ?
Lesley I took part in an environmental project in Central America.
Fay Sounds interesting. What were you actually doing ?
Lesley Most of the time we were planting trees. It was really hard work.
Fay What was the point of that ?
Lesley It was to help remove carbon gases from the atmosphere to help limit global warming.
Fay Ah, I see, because trees absorb carbon dioxide.
Lesley Yes, and it actually helps them to grow faster.
Explanation :
 
Gap year - A year between leaving school and starting university which is usually spent traveling or working
 
Example : He worked as a salesman in his gap year to earn money for college.
 
 
 

On the verge of

Fill me in on the task

I am through working overtime

The numbers didn't add up

Give me the rundown

Cut-throat competition

See the work through

It is feasible

This item is sought-after

Sells like hot cakes

Look it up

Got it all planned out

I've lucked out

Speak your minds

On top of that

We spread out the news

He's all tied up

Keep an eye on

Stuck in traffic

Pricing and samples

Time is ticking away

We talked on the phone

I need to think it over

She's driving a hard bargain

Long-standing support

Production lead time

In no time

Expedite the payment

Defective goods

Work wonders

Get in contact with

You're making me blush

Keep you updated

Filled him in

I'll see to it

Grab a bite

The bottom line is quality

They are high-tech items

Our lead time is 14 days

Fit in with

Have a word with you

I am flattered by your praise

Well begun is half done

I am just a workaholic

Give me a hand

You reap what you sow

Keep track of

It's my treat

A tight schedule

Have a second thought

I've made up my mind

Fire away

It's no bother at all

With flying colors

 

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