engelse grammatica veelgebruikte uitdrukkingen

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in spades

stapels

when you have something in spades, you have a lot of it

in stitches

de slappe lach hebben

if someone is in stitches, they are laughing uncontrollably

in the bag

kat in het bakkie

if something is in the bag, it is certain that you will get it or achieve it

in the cards

in de kaarten staan

if something is in the cards, it is bound to happen

in the clear

niet verdacht zijn

if someone is in the clear, they are no longer suspected of wrongdoing

in the doghouse

verguisd worden

if someone is in the doghouse, they are very unpopular at the moment

in the driver's seat

aan het roer

if you are in the driver's seat, you are in charge of something

in the family way

zwanger zijn

if a woman is in the family way, she is pregnant

in the flesh

in levende lijve

if you see someone in the flesh you really see them

in the gravy

in goede doen zijn

if you're in the gravy, you're rich and make money easily

in the hot seat

onder vuur liggen

if someone's in the hot seat, they are the target for a lot of criticism

in the know

volledig op de hoogte zijn

if you are in the know, you know everything about what is happening