Call The Shots – American English Idiom One Point Lesson

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Call The Shots
Call the shots is an idiom that comes from billiards. Calling the shots means to say which ball you are planning to get in the pocket. As an idiom, someone who calls the shots is the boss.

  • Tommy calls the shots in my office. He’s an excellent manager!
  • Hank said that his wife calls the shots in his house.

How about you? Who calls the shots in your office or your house?
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