WAY-5: meaning and examples
Good morning everyone.
Today we finish our look at expressions that have the word way in them.
Today's 1st expression is: to get in the way of...
Meaning: to prevent someone from doing something or to prevent something from happening.
Jack! Please do not allow your personal problems to get in the way of your work in the company. If you can't separate your personal life from your professional life, I would prefer that you find work somewhere else.
Today's 2nd expression is: to look the other way
Meaning: to deliberately avoid seeing someone or something.
Police officers know about the drug traffickers, but look the other way. My guess is that they are collaborating with the drug lords.
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