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    va.ma is offline Newbie
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    Question To be at it like a dog.

    Hello everyone,
    I'm translating into italian some dialogues, and I'am not sure about this expression:

    A:How was your day?
    B: I've been at it like a dog all day. I'm utterly broken.

    What does it mean, to be at it like a dog?

    Thanks

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    Re: To be at it like a dog.

    Quote Originally Posted by va.ma View Post
    Hello everyone,
    I'm translating into italian some dialogues, and I'am not sure about this expression:

    A:How was your day?
    B: I've been at it like a dog all day. I'm utterly broken.

    What does it mean, to be at it like a dog?

    Thanks
    Working hard. Thus the common expression in AmE, "I've been working non-stop all day. I am dog-tired".

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    Re: To be at it like a dog.

    Quote Originally Posted by billmcd View Post
    Working hard. Thus the common expression in AmE, "I've been working non-stop all day. I am dog-tired".
    Thank you so much, it's all clear :D

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