Идиомы на букву L
lost and gone forever
утерян, утрачен навсегдаThe insurance company will pay to rebuild the house. They say t the house will be as good as new. But many of the things in the house were lost and gone forever.
безнадёжное, проигранное делоTrying to change the work habits of our secretary is a lost cause. She will never change.
lost in the shuffle
упустить из виду или быть утерянным в запутанной или неблагоприятной ситуацииAs the family was moving from place to place, some of their utensils were lost in the shuffle of the move.
lost in thought
быть погружённым в свои мыслиJames was lost in thought when somebody knocked on his door.
lost on (someone)
затрачивать напрасно, не иметь должного эффектаJim's mother insisted that he do better at school, but her words were lost on him.
бюро находокI left my camera in the train and went to the lost-and-found office at the train station to regain it.