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1

Å holde hude kaldt

To keep calm in difficult situation

2

Å svelge en kamel

Manage difficult situation, compromise

3

Det er i boks

It is acheived

4

Å ha bein i nesa

to be strong

5

Snakker som en foss

Talks too much

6

Å være i samme båt

in the same situation

7

Å miste hodet

lost control

8

Jeg har det som plommen i egget

It is perfect(condition,etc)

9

Jeg kaster inn håndkleet

I gave up. I quit.

10

like barn leker best

People with same background get along together/understand each other well

11

Det gikk opp et lys for meg

Finally I get what I was struggling for a while

12

Å brenne alle broer

Burned all the bridges(door is closed)

13

Jeg har det sånn midt på treet

I am ok. Not good or bad. Mediocre

14

Å være blid som ei sol

To be happy like sun! always sliming.

15

Å være sulten som en ulv

Being very hungry

16

Å være mange om beinet

Something is popular and its huge competition to get it

17

Å være i vinden

It is popular now.

18

Å gå på skinner

Skinner is railway track. Everything is going as planned.

19

Å ta en spansk en. Jeg tokk en spansk en.

Take the easy way out. Small lie about sth.
(spanish rope and knot was easiest to hold på). Min son tokk en spansk en da han sa at hunden hadde spist lekse

20

Syvende far i husrt

Mess with role

21

Å slå to fluer i en smekk

achiving more than expected

22

Å kalle en spade for en spade

snakke om realitet. dont exaggerate

23

Adverb Avstand:
Langt, Lenger, Lengst
Vi gikk lenger enn dere.
Adverb on TID:
Lenge, Lenger, Lengst

Job jobber ikke her lenger.
Jan har ikke probleme med norsk gramatik lenger

24

å henge i stroppen

In difficult situation

25

Det gir mersmak

Really feels/tastes good