-potpisnik, potpisnica The UK is also a signatory of the European Convention of Human Rights ans this has been incorporated into UK law.
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-provesti tim kroz opasan teren The diplomat can lead the team through dangerous ground.
-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.
-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.
-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.
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.
-dobiti što mukte, besplatno, bez uloženog truda Just because she was the boss’s daughter didn’t mean Rebecca got a free ride.
-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.
-koristiti mozak You’re going to have to really use your noodle on this crossword puzzle. It’s an extra difficult one.
-jako inteligentna osoba Your daughter is one smart cookie. She reads much higher than her grade level.
-ne imati puno nade The report is supposed to be published next month. I don’t hold out much hope though!
-pretjerane, prazne priče Pay no attention to him-he’s full of hot air.
-pouzdana informacija, koja se može provjeriti There is currently no way of obtaining hard facts about what he did and did not do.
-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.