||Translation / Tłumaczenie
||Example / Przykład
||My dear I am afraid that all your claims and accusations are off base and have little to do with reality.
||wyglądać blado i słabowicie
||You look so pale and of colour today. Why don't you go to bed for a while.
|off the beaten track
||We were supposed to meet somewhere off the beaten track. Good for me I have taken this map.
|off the map
||You wouldn't believe where Garry is living now. It's a place off the map. Some people call it a shithole.
|off the point
||nie na temat
||Your suggestions are off the point. Can you stick more to the topic?
|off the record
||Let us tell you something off the record. The results of the exam were fake.
|off the top of your head
||na poczekaniu, z głowy
||He is a bright person who can tell you a lot of interesting stories right off the top of his head. I wish I had his mind.
|off your own bat
||z własnej inicjatywy
||She cleaned all the windows off her own bat. Nobody encouraged her to do it.
|on a shoestring
||cienko prząść, przechodzić kryzys
||"The world budget is on shoestring" as reported yesterday's newspapers.
|on a sticky wicket
||w trudnej sytuacji
||Don't talk to him like that. Can't you see he has been on a sticky wicket recently?
|on all fours
||Children love to play on their all fours.
|on cloud nine
||bardzo szczęśliwy, w siódmym niebie
||When we meet, she seems to be on cloud nine.
||Riding on horseback was a completely new experience for Joan and she couldn't get used to it.
||I bought her flowers on impulse, that is spontaneously.
||Those pictures were taken somewhere on location near Glasgow.
|on one's own account
||na własne ryzyko
||Of course you can make a parachute jump, but only on your own account.
|on the ball
||znać się na rzeczy
||Only five minutes spent with him ensured me that he was the right person for the job and one of the few on the ball.
|on the cards
||Who will win in the upcoming elections is on the cards. Hans has bribed all the influential people.
|on the dole
||na zasiłku dla bezrobotnych
||Many people in Poland are on the dole.
|on the market
||A new model of this car is now available on the market.
|on the off-chance
||na wypadek gdyby
||He was employing a great number of people on the off-chance that one day his company would require more staff.
|on the road
||Natasha is on the road all year round.
|on the same wave length
||nadawać na tych samych falach, bardzo dobrze się rozumieć
||If people are on the same wave length it means that they understand each other perfectly.
|on thin ice
||na niepewnym gruncie
||Ignoring your boss is like walking on very thin ice.
|on your own initiative
||z własnej inicjatywy
||You are welcome to introduce any changes or take steps on your own initiative.
|once and for all
||raz na zawsze
||When you have done it you will forget about it once and for all.
|once in a blue moon
||He does jogging once in a blue moon. He definitely prefers working out in a gym.
|one's heart's content
||ile dusza zapragnie
||On Saint Peter's Square you will find a Polish bar where for just 5 pounds you can eat to your heart's content.
|open a can of worms
||otworzyć puszkę Pandory
||She opened a can of worms and for the next twenty years all her family was undergoing an extremely miserable period.
|out of date
||Don't eat the cheese becouse it is out of date.
|out of one's depth
||tracić grunt pod nogami
||When I am exposed to difficult situations I seem to feel out of my depth. Maybe becouse I am still so young.
|out of print
||wyczerpany nakład (książki)
||The book you ask for Sir is already out of print.
|out of stock
||nie być dostępnym w sprzedaży
||We are sorry, but the product you are looking for is currently out of stock.
|out of the blue
||z nikąd, znienacka, nieoczekiwanie
||He didn't appear on the music scene out of the blue. He had been dealing with music since 1996.
|out of the ordinary
||It was an out of the ordinary situation. It was Jill now who offered me her help.
|out of the question
||I will not invite Lucy to the party. It is out of the question.
|out of this world
||Her performance was out of this world and only few could approach a similar level of professionalism.
|over my dead body
||po moim trupie!
||Obviously you can drive my car but over my dead body.
|over the counter
||For a madicine like this you definitely need a prescription and you wil not buy it over the counter.
|over the moon
||jak w raju, w siódmym niebie
||I was over the moon when Sally invited me for a walk.
|over the top
||I must admit I like the way you have decorated your house although you painted the walls slightly over the top.