Think in English with Adah

A TEFL blog: You have to train yourself to think in English

A Phrase A Week: To get to the bottom of something

Meaning

If you get to the bottom of something, you find out its real cause or the true story behind it.

Examples

1.      The police don’t know who did the robbery yet, but they promised to get to the bottom of it.

2.      I’m not sure how a mistake like this could happen, but I’m determined to get to the bottom of it and make sure it never happens again.

 

September 27th, 2011 Posted by adah at 02:21pm | Fun English Phrases | one comment

1 Comment »

  1. 很不错。支持了

    Comment by 云鼎国际 | 2011年09月27日

Leave a comment