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Feeling out of sorts !!!
Cathy Oh, hi, Bobby. I hope I didn't wake you up ! I haven't seen you out and about lately, and I was thinking you might want to take a brisk walk with me.
Bobby Thanks, Cathy. I appreciate the thought, but I'm not up for it today. I just can't seem to beat the blues. in fact, I was thinking about getting some antidepressant drugs from the doctor.
Cathy Oh, I'm sorry to hear you've been feeling out of sorts. It's a good idea to go to the doctor and get it checked out. For what it's worth, I've heard that regular exercise can alleviate depression - a little stroll in the park wouldn't hurt you. Plus you have the added fringe benefit of enjoying my company.
Bobby That's an offer I can't refuse, I'll meet you at the park in 15 minutes
Explanation :

Feel out of sorts - to be slightly ill or slightly unhappy

Example :  I've been feeling tired and headachy and generally out of sorts.

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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