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1    a garment worn on the upper part of the body, esp. by men, usually of light material and typically having a collar and sleeves and buttoning up the front  
2       short for       nightshirt       undershirt  
3    keep your shirt on         
Informal   refrain from losing your temper (often used as an exhortation to another)  
4    put or lose one's shirt on  
Informal   to bet or lose all one has on (a horse, etc.)  
     (Old English scyrte; related to Old English sceort short, Old Norse skyrta skirt, Middle High German schurz apron)  
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calm down!
keep informed of changes
"Please, keep me posted on your project`s progress."
work perfectly performed
When I asked the students to do their homework, they did a bang up job.
sauve ton coeur
No idea what this means MJB
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
use your common sense or resourcefulness
vous ne m'en voudrez pas si je vous demande pourquoi ?
do you mind my asking why you are so late? = vous ne m'en voudrez pas / puis-je vous demander pourquoi vous êtes si en retard ?
to support your family
expression used for catching the attention of an audience
absolutely not; not in this lifetime
Slang expression used mostly in 19th century
expression used when referring to something that is unlikely to happen soon (not in the time interval that one can resist holding his breath)
E.g.: "Will the economy recover any soon?" - "Don't hold your breath."
your best clothes that you wear on special occasions
expression used to encourage someone to share with you what's on his mind
to concentrate and to sacrifice
= get your knickers in a twist/knot
US English, colloquial
continue to have something; keep something
to become very upset about something, usually something that is not important
Other expression: to get your knickers in a knot
mind about smth./smb.; be disturbed by smth./smb.
E.g.: She has a beef with people smoking next to her.
a career advancement website based in Palo Alto, California, specializing in Job Search / Job Hunt.
[Comp.] "I found my job at"
A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
attractive woman that you marry to show your success
the skillful art of eyeing and identifying employment arrangements, by either job seekers or the publishers of staffing vacancies.
[Bus.] Ex.: Jack was adept at employerism and thus was able to fill most of the job openings in his department in a relatively short period of time.


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