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Study Point #12.07.2010

Posted by burdujan pe 12/07/2010

sitting duck
= an easy target
= pradă uşoară
= vânat uşor

Grass doesn´t grow on a racetrack.
= pe cararea bătută nu crește iarba.

This one step – choosing a goal and staying to it – changes everything.
Acest pas – alegerea unui țel și hotărârea de a nu-l schimba – schimbă totul.
~ Scott Reed

to lay one’s cards on the table –
E.g. ‘If we are to make a deal we both have to lay our cards on the table.’
• to be honest about opinions and plans.
• a da cărţile pe faţă


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