“Bang for the buck” means “to get a good result for the money you…
"Like turkeys voting for Christmas" means "to accept a situation which will have very bad results for you".
"Take someone to the cleaners" means "to get a lot of money from someone, usually by cheating them".
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“Lay aside” means “to keep something for the future, especially money”. Example: He lays aside part of his paycheck every week to save for a new car. Get our apps for learning English: learzing.com
“Do a runner” means “to leave a place quickly in order to escape trouble or to avoid paying for something”. Example: We had to do a runner when we realized we had no money to pay at the café. Origin:...
Idiom of the day: Tighten your belt. Meaning: To spend less money. #idiom #idioms #english #learnenglish
English #idiom "Let sleeping dogs lie" means you should not disturb a situation as it is - since it would result in trouble or complications.
Idiom of the day: Serve you right. Meaning: Your problem is the result of your own bad behaviour, and you deserve it. Example: It serves him right. He can’t expect to win when he cheats during the game.