"I have been so busy studying for finals. I just spent all day ..... away at my Law textbook and notes," Shaun told his mom

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"I have been so busy studying for finals. I just spent all day ..... away at my Law textbook and notes," Shaun told his mom. (*) burning (*) hammering (*) haunting (*) remaining


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“I have been so busy studying for finals. I just spent all day … away at my Law textbook and notes,” Shaun told his mom.

Answer: hammering

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#3

Yes, ‘hammering away’ is the correct answer. Do you know what the idiom means?

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I’m not sure but I believe hammering away is someone who works hard and continuously all day on something in order to achieve a goal.

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That’s right. Your English is very good. I take it English is your first or second language?

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