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cross the line

Meaning: behave in a way that is not acceptable

Example: This newspaper has crossed the line. This article is so offensive to so many people. Read on

line in the sand

Meaning: a boundary beyond which one cannot proceed without consequences

Example: His resolve to either get a paid internship or drop out of school was his line in the sand. Read on

draw the line

Meaning: to define a limit in anything

Example: It all depends on your concept of fiction and where you draw the line between fact and fiction. Read on

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strike while the iron is hot

Meaning: to take advantage of a situation

Example: The study plans were such that it required you to read when your mind was fresh, strike while the iron is hot. Read on

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