have a growth spurt
These workers are at the bottom of the economic heap.
*despite having reached pensionable age
Prices are soaring.
It’s a real scorcher today.
The sun is scorching today.
My holiday plans are completely up the spout.
I don’t feel up to going to work today.
land a good job, a big contract, the prize
*she had lost her air of arrogance and defiance.
His hand accidentally brushed against hers.
She used all her lures to attract his attention.
She was sitting in a highly provocative pose.
That jumper sets off the blue of her eyes.
a peach-and-cream complexion
Good health is a great asset.
She is very resilient to change.
He should face up to the fact that he is no longer young.
She was very reluctant to admit the truth.
I’m a bit of hazy about what to do next.
I don’t think he’s yet found his niche.