Идиомы на букву C
cover a lot of ground
охватить много учебного материалаThe students covered a lot of ground in their Geography class at college.
cover all of one's bases
тщательно подготовитьсяKevin Roberts covered all of his bases before running for Governor.
cover for (someone)
прикрывать чьё-либо отсутствие (промах, опоздание)"I often covered for you when you were away from work. Why don't you want to help me?"
поговорить, (многое) обсудить,The committee was in session for two hours and was able to cover much ground.
cover one's back
оградить себя от грядущих неприятностейUnfortunately Mr. Quirk was not able to cover his back when dealing with the racketeers.
cover one's tracks
скрывать свои действия, "заметать следы""Don't try to cover your tracks. I know where you've been."
cover up (something)
спрятать что-либо, скрыть что-либо плохоеHe tried to cover up the information about his shady past.