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Today's Word/phrase:

go to the ends of the earth

do as much as possible to achieve something

  • Most people would go to the ends of the earth to help their children

Recent Words of the Day

  

go head to head

a competition

  •  there are only 2 candidates for the job, so they will have to go head to head.

to go overboard

to be very extravagant in what you say or do

  • There's no need to go overboard with the lunch, we just want something simple and quick.

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