on June 1, 2008

I Have learned a lot of english idioms and words by interacting my US teammates and they help me learn new things without knowing knowing themselves that they do.

These are things i have learned from them.

you beat to it : This means "to do something before someone else can".

hold down the fort : Taking care of the place you're at while others are gone.

take a stab at : To attempt or try OR to guess