Идиомы на букву M
more (something) than one can shake a stick at
огромное количество чего-либоThe room was verminous; there were more cockroaches than you could shake a stick at.
more and more
всё больше и большеMore and more people are interested in learning English.
more dead than alive
быть смертельно усталымI had been working in the garden all day and felt more dead than alive.
more fun than a barrel of monkeys
очень смешной, забавныйJonny was more fun than a barrel of monkeys, and everybody loved to hear his jokes.
more often than not
почти всегда, очень частоI am not much of a cook, so more often than not my husband and me eat out.
more or less
более или менееI more or less have decided to move out of this apartment because I don't like it.
more than (someone) bargained for
больше того, на что кто-либо рассчитывалI got a lot of information for my research; in fact more than I bargained for.
more the merrier
чем больше (народу), тем веселееMore people than I had expected came to the party; well, the more the merrier I thought.
more to (someone or something) than meets the eye
больше, чем кажется на первый взгляд; не всё так простоThe criminal case seamed to be quite simple, but it turned out there was more to it than meets the eye.
more to (something) than meets the eye
больше, чем кажется на первый взгляд, не так простоThere is more to the job than meets the eye, and I am not really pleased with it.