Meaning: a person who achieved greatness even though they came from a place not so great.
Meaning: to have an accident or suffer disaster.
Meaning: to make trouble.
Example: If you don't want any trouble with your boss, then stop rocking the boat. Read on
Meaning: prepare for disaster
Meaning: to perform an inconsequential task or act irresponsibly in the midst of a disastrous event.
Meaning: a fatiguing burden.
Meaning: a challenging task or difficult requirement
Meaning: to be in a difficult situation
Example: They have him with his back to the wall and now he has no more options but to pay back the debtors or go to jail for fraud. Read on
Meaning: try to hide a problem or keep a problem secret instead of dealing with it
Example: My father has helped me deal with things instead of sweeping them under the rug. Read on
Meaning: always try to see the good things even in bad situations
Example: Don't worry about your exam score; look on the bright side. It is a significant improvement from the previous exam. Read on