Expresiones y frases - Verbo 'To fall'

Idioms - Verb 'To fall'

to fall all over oneself desvivirse
to fall apart (at the seams) venirse abajo
to fall asleep quedarse dormido
to fall between two stools nadar entre dos aguas
to fall by the wayside quedarse en el camino
to fall flat no tener gracia
  • I fall all over myself to please my parents but they're never satisfied!
  • Ann had a really tough week and yesterday she fell apart.
  • The movie was so boring that I fell asleep as soon as it started.
  • Mary fell between two stools and didn't know wether to choose the red or the black skirt.
  • Thousands of people audition for reality shows but most of them fall by the wayside.
  • Ken's jokes always fall flat because nobody gets them.
to fall for someone hook, line and sinker enamorarse locamente
to fall for something creerse algo, caer en la trampa
to fall from grace caer en desgracia
to fall (head over heels) in love enamorarse locamente
to fall ill caer enfermo
to fall in/to line actuar conforme a las reglas
  • Ian fell for Heather hook, line and sinker the moment he met her.
  • I'm not going to fall for that again! It's all a lie!
  • Nick really fell from grace when he dropped out of school.
  • My parents fell head over heels in love with each other and have remained so through the years.
  • It's raining quite heavily, take an unbrella or else you'll fall ill.
  • If Mr. Smith's actions fall into line there's nothing we can do against him.
to fall into place encajar
to fall into a trap caer en una trampa
to fall into one's lap caer del cielo
to fall on deaf ears caer en oídos sordos
to fall on one's feet caer de pie
To fall to pieces caerse a pedazos
  • At first I didn't know what was going on but then everything fell into place.
  • The offer sounded so good that we fell into the trap but it was all a scam.
  • You have to work to earn your money! Or do you expect it to just fall into your lap?
  • Scientists keep warning people about the sun's UV-rays but their warnings seem to fall on deaf ears.
  • Paul tried to blame me for the missing money but I managed to fall on my feet.
  • Every time the other team attacked our whole defense fell to pieces! That's why we lost!