Идиомы на букву S

  • stop at nothing
    ни перед чем не останавливаться
    My friend is a very stubborn person; she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.
  • stop by (somewhere)
    остановиться где-либо
    I am going to stop by my parents' house on my way home.
  • stop dead
    резко остановиться
    On seeing me Pam stopped dead.
  • stop in one's tracks
    внезапно остановиться, "встать как вкопанный"
    Having turned the corner Ron stopped in its tracks; he must have seen something unusual.
  • stop off (somewhere)
    сделать остановку где-либо (на непродолжительное время)
    I had run out of sugar and milk, so I decided to stop off at the supermarket and do the shopping.
  • stop over (somewhere)
    остановиться в пути, сделать остановку
    My friend met me at the airport at 10 p.m., so we decided to stop over in New-York and go on our way in the morning.
  • stop short of (doing something)
    перестать, прекратить делать что-либо
    I stopped short of telling my brother to clear the mess in his den.
  • stop, look, and listen
    быть осторожным при переходе через дорогу
    It is necessary to teach children to stop, look, and listen when they cross the road.
  • stop-and-go
    двигаться с интервалами
    The traffic was stop-and-go during the evening rush hour.