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Poslovni engleski

a signatory of

-potpisnik, potpisnica The UK is also a signatory of the European Convention of Human Rights ans this has been incorporated into UK law. 

a signatory of 2016-07-05T11:18:30+00:00

He who pays the piper calls the tune

-onaj koji plaća odlučuje, diktira uvjete You may not agree with Mr Brown but he funded this venture, and he who pays the piper calls the tune.

He who pays the piper calls the tune 2015-12-05T06:36:10+00:00

keep at bay

-držati nekoga ili nešto podalje od nas jer nam može naškoditi If we can keep the rabbits at bay, we should have a good crop of vegetables in the garden.

keep at bay 2016-11-28T10:29:19+00:00

forgive and forget

-oprostiti i zaboraviti Jane: Are you going to invite Sam to your party? Sue: No way. Last year he laughed at my new skirt. Jane: Come on, Sue, forgive and forget.

forgive and forget 2015-12-02T20:48:43+00:00

put the record straight

also: set the record straight -izvesti stvari na čistac; ukloniti moguće nesporazume She is writing her memoirs to set the record straight once and for all.  

put the record straight 2015-11-24T08:59:36+00:00

get a free ride

-dobiti što mukte, besplatno, bez uloženog truda Just because she was the boss's daughter didn't mean Rebecca got a free ride.

get a free ride 2015-11-26T15:44:52+00:00

top banana

-vođa; glavni i odgovorni The top banana is the most powerful or important person around. If you are promoted to top banana at work, it means you are the boss.  

top banana 2016-11-28T10:29:19+00:00

use your noodle

-koristiti mozak You're going to have to really use your noodle on this crossword puzzle. It's an extra difficult one.

use your noodle 2015-11-17T11:34:00+00:00

one smart cookie

-jako inteligentna osoba Your daughter is one smart cookie. She reads much higher than her grade level.

one smart cookie 2015-11-17T11:33:09+00:00

not hold out much hope

-ne imati puno nade The report is supposed to be published next month. I don’t hold out much hope though!

not hold out much hope 2015-11-04T19:59:52+00:00

hot air

-pretjerane, prazne priče Pay no attention to him-he's full of hot air.

hot air 2015-11-04T19:52:12+00:00

hard fact

-pouzdana informacija, koja se može provjeriti There is currently no way of obtaining hard facts about what he did and did not do.

hard fact 2015-11-04T19:48:39+00:00

nuts and bolts

-osnove nečega She's got a lot of good, general ideas, but when it comes to the nuts and bolts of getting something done, she's no good.  

nuts and bolts 2015-10-21T10:22:21+00:00