Идиомы на букву L

  • land an account
    получить хорошую прибыль
    The new salesman was not supposed to land a large account on his first day of work.
  • land in one's lap
    добавить кому-либо работы
    Some additional work landed in my lap quite unexpectedly and now I'll have to deal with it.
  • land of Nod
    сонное царство
    I came home late that night and found my parents in the land of Nod.
  • land on one's feet/both feet
    с честью выйти из неблагоприятной ситуации
    My friend is capable of landing on both feet no matter how difficult the situation is.
  • land up (somewhere or in some situation)
    приземлиться где-либо или попасть в какую-либо ситуацию
    They headed for the theatre but landed up in the cinema.
  • lay of the land
    положение дел, вещей
    "You'd better check out the lay of the land before you sign the agreement."
  • live off the fat of the land
    жить натуральным хозяйством
    Paul lives in a very remote place, so he mostly has to live off the fat of the land.