This forum has a very helpful idioms section and "a bridge too far" appears in it. Click HERE to read the entry.
Interested in Language
In his TV shows, the well-known adventurer Bear Grylls uses sometimes a phrase a bridge too far in describing something very hard to achieve. Is it a common English idiom?
Thanks a lot.
Not a Teacher
See here for the origins: http://www.wisegeek.com/what-does-th...o-far-mean.htm
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