Expresiones con palabras clave - Palabra "from"
Idioms with key words - Word "from"
|from bad to worse
||de mal en peor
|from day one
||desde el primer día
|from hand to mouth
||con lo justo
|from head to toe
||de pies a cabeza
||a causa del hambre
|from rags to riches
||de mendigo a millonario
- Things keep going from bad to worse: first, I los my job, now I lose my house!
- Charlie never liked school. He hated it from day one.
- Liz says she lives from hand to mouth but she spends too much money on clothes.
- Mr. Fitzpatrick is a real gentleman from head to toe. So charming!
- The amount of people dying from hunger every day around the world is alarming.
- My dad was very poor but he went from rags to riches working all his life.
||desde el principio
|from side to side
||de un lado al otro
|from soup to nuts
||de principio a fin
|from square one
||desde el principio
|from stem to stern
||de proa a popa
|from the bottom of one's heart
||de todo corazón
- My computer caught a virus and I had no backup so I had to start my work from scratch.
- The flowers swayed from side to side in the light summer breeze. It was lovely.
- Helen was very much involved in the project. She was in it from soup to nuts.
- The police inquiry had to begin from square one after a series of false clues.
- We've searched the yacht from stem to stern but we didn't find any hole.
- I wish you both a very happy marriage, from the bottom of my heart.
|from the cradle to the grave
||durante toda la vida
|from the frying pan into the fire
||de Guatemala a Guatepeor
|from the get-go/word "go"
||desde el principio, desde el "vamos"
|from the sublime to the ridiculous
||de un extremo al otro
|from this day forward
||de hoy en adelante
|from time to time
||de vez en cuando
|from way back
||desde hace tiempo
- My grandfather worked from the cradle to the grave to have everything he wanted.
- We've gone from the frying pan into the fire, no money, no house, no car...
- Alex said he would help me with the assignment from the word "go".
- I didn't like the movie; it went from the sublime to the ridiculous all the time.
- From this day forward, I'll start going to the gym every week.
- I like having a glass of wine during dinner from time to time.
- Pete and Tim are really good friends. They know each other from way back.