17 terms

CPE Week 1 - Changes

drag along sb
persuade sb to come
chuck in your job
leave your job
overnight sensation
becoming famous surprisingly quickly
rabbit on about sth
to talk for a long time in an uninteresting or annoying way
bad and unsuccessful
draw in to
a train approaches a station
vicious spiral
a situation which is getting worse and worse
chug along happily
living happily
sth knocks you sideways
to upset someone so much that it is difficult for them to deal with something
a rocky year
a hard, difficult year
a very fast and uncontrolled fall in the value of something
track sb down
to find sb or sth that is difficult to find by looking for information in several different places
get sb sorted
arrange things for sb
so depressing or boring that it hurts
in a hardly noticeable manner
the heavens opened
it started raining heavily
looking for talented youth