engelse grammatica veelgebruikte uitdrukkingen

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in the loop

goed op de hoogte zijn

if you're in the loop, you are fully informed about what is happening

in the lurch

in de steek laten

if you are left in the lurch, you are left in tricky situation

in the making

wordt aan gewerkt

when something is in the making, it is in the process of being made

in the offing

kan ieder moment gebeuren

if something is in the offing, it is very likely to happen soon

in the pipeline

in de koker

if something's in the pipeline, it hasn't arrived yet but it is expected

in the red

rood staan

if your bank account is overdrawn, it is in the red

in the saddle

in het zadel zitten

if you're in the saddle, you are in control of a situation

in the same boat

in hetzelfde schuitje

if people are in the same boat, they are in the same predicament or trouble

in the short run

op korte termijn

this refers to the immediate future

in the soup

in de puree

if you're in the soup, you're in trouble

in the twinkling of an eye

in een oogwenk

if something happens in the twinkling of an eye, it happens very quickly

in this day and age

vandaag de dag

now; in these modern times