Everyday problems list
- Oversleep: sleep longer than you planned to in the morning
⇒ I overslept and I was a bit late for school.
- Miss something: arrive too late to do something
⇒ I missed the first class yesterday morning because I overslept.
- Get stuck: not be able to move
⇒ We got stuck in traffic that is why we missed our plane.
- Run out of: use all of something so there is no more left.
⇒ We ran out of petrol on our way to Florida.
- Lose something (keys, ID, passport, etc.): mislay/ be unable to find keys
⇒ I have lost my office keys. Could you help me find them?
⇒ I have lost my ID card. I need to report it to the police.
- Have an accident: An accident: something bad that happens to people and often hurts them.
⇒ The football team had an accident on their way to the stadium.
- Get lost: when you don’t know where you are or where to go
⇒ I guess we need a local guide, otherwise, we will get lost in the mountains.
This everyday problems list is not exhaustive. We’ll add more problems that happen frequently soon.
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