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Idiom of the Week – Week 28

Each week of 2017 we present an English idiom.

“when push comes to shove”: when something becomes urgent or critical; wenn es hart auf hart kommt

Example 1:  The team always gets a slow start, but when push comes to shove they manage to meet the deadline.

Example 2:  When push comes to shove our department manager always supports us.

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