Expresiones y frases - Palabra clave 'When'

Idioms - Key word 'When'

when all is said and done a fin de cuentas
when it comes to cuando se trata de
when it rains, it pours sobre llovido, mojado
when least expected cuando uno menos lo espera
when one's back is turned a espaldas de uno
  • Ann's a very good mother, when all's said and done, that's what matters.
  • I can't stand Rob! I'll go out with him when hell freezes over!
  • Peter is very careful when it comes to his work.
  • It's true that love comes to you when least expected.
  • Sue tells you that she likes you but, when your back's turned, she'll run you down.
when my ship comes in/home cuando me saque la lotería
when/if the push comes to the shove en caso de apuro
when the chips are down a la hora de la verdad
when the dust has settled cuando haya pasado la tormenta
  • Yeah, I'll buy a Ferrari when my ship comes home.
  • You can call Mr. Ferguson only when the push comes to the shove.
  • They're here now but when the chips are down, none of them is my real friend.
  • You should go, they're very upset, I'll call you when the dust has settled.