Deal With – One Point American Idiom Lesson

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DEAL WITH When you deal with something, you handle it or work on it. Deal with gives us the nuance that the thing we are handling or doing is difficult or unpleasant. Jen has a leak in her bathroom and she has been dealing with it all day. I have several reports I need to deal with today. How about …

Talk Into – English Phrasal Verb One Point Lesson

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TALK INTO When you talk someone into something you convince them to do that thing. I talked my mom into baking an apple pie! Jack said that it was impossible to talk his wife into going to Las Vegas. How about you? Have you talked anyone into anything recently? Has anyone talked you into doing anything recently? Leave a comment …