Идиомы на тему Body
all in one breath
на одном дыханииPat was in a hurry and she told me all in one breath what had happened to their family.
breath of fresh air
глоток свежего воздуха, новый подход"I appreciate your innovative approach to work; it's like a breath of fresh air."
catch one's breath
перевести дух, передохнутьJimmy stopped to catch his breath; he had been running fast.
Don't hold your breath.
Не жди напрасно."Don't hold your breath," Wanda said when Steve had proposed marriage.
hold one's breath
затаить дыханиеThe little girl held her breath when she saw a beautiful doll in the shop window.
in the same breath
почти одновременно, не переводя дыханияRonald said he was busy, but in the same breath he offered to drive us to the country.
out of breath
прерывисто дышать, запыхатьсяJim stopped near the entrance; he was out of breath because he had been running.
save one's breath
помалкивать; не соваться со своим мнением, советамиI had a lot of questions to ask her, but looking how upset she was, I thought I'd better save my breath.
say (something) under one's breath
сказать что-либо шёпотомI don't know why Jenny always says unpleasant things under her breath.
take (someone's) breath away
поразить, ошеломить кого-либоThe unexpected news of my uncle's generosity has taken my breath away.
time to catch one's breath
достаточно времени, чтобы передохнутьMrs. Normandy had no time to catch her breath because her grandchildren were staying with her.
wait with bated breath
ждать с нетерпением; ждать, затаив дыханиеJack waited with bated breath for the results of his medical tests.
waste one's breath
напрасно тратить слова, говорить попустуI felt I was wasting my breath, trying to convince Wanda not to quit her job.
with every (other) breath
(постоянно) говорить, повторять что-либоMy mother always tells me with every other breath not to come home late.