Idiomy angielskie z wyrazem short

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a short cut droga na skróty There are no short cuts to become a good manager, just a lot of hard work and experience.
at short notice bezzwłocznie, natychmiast, krótki termin You can’t expect me to do the work at such short notice. I need more time.
be short with someone potraktować kogoś szorstko Have I done something wrong? The boss was very short with me.
be / run short of something skończyć się Because we’re running rather short of time, so we will discuss the last two points next time.
be taken short przypilić kogoś (aby iść do toalety) It must be very embarrassing to be taken short in the middle of a lecture.
cut something short uciąć, skrócić We got an emergency call, so we had to cut the meeting short.
fall short of one’s hopes/expectations nie spełnić czyich oczekiwań, nadziei The interview went very well, but the salary they offered me fell short of my expectations.
for short w skrócie, ale wszyscy mówią na niego ... His name’s Conrad Jackson, but everybody calls him 'Kojak' for short.
have a short temper być w gorącej wodzie kąpanym His father had a short temper, so Tom was seldom naughty as a child.
in short krótko mówiąc The weather was good and the hotel was first-rate. In short, the holiday was most enjoyable.
in short supply jest mało Good workers seem to be in short supply in this department. Almost everyone’s taking a coffee break again.
little/nothing short of to już jest czysty (szantaż) What you are suggesting we can do is little short of blackmail.
make short work of something szybko uwinąć się z czymś "Are there many letters to answer?" "Only three, so we’ll make short work of them.
short and to the point krótko i na temat Don’t make the speech too long. Keep it short and to the point.
short of something / doing something z wyjątkiem, oprócz They say he’s capable of anything short of murder.
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