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over the break

"during" the time between sessions of classes; for some students and teachers, this is a time for vacation (usually longer than a weekend)

show someone around somewhere

take someone to see the different parts of an area (such as a campus, a city, a neighborhood, etc.)

It didn't work out.

something that was planned didn't happened (example: I was supposed to get married, buy a house, get an A, but _____.) -Subject must be IT

work out

do exercise (I ______ 4 times a week.)

in advance

before the scheduled time for the event (same as "ahead of time"

be better off

to be in a better situation (than another situation (opposite - be worse off)

That's music to my ears!

That's wonderful! That's great news! (said in response to something that you HEAR)

at least

an expression that shows that there is a good side in a situation that also has a problem (You're not getting an A, but ____ you're not failing!)

get a lot out of something

learn a lot about something, or get pleasure from doing something (opposite: get nothing out of something)

keep in touch with

stay in contact with someone or a group of people (opposite: lose touch with) (more similar expressions-p.145)

above all

most importantly; more importantly than anything else

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