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  1. Junior Member
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    #1

    wait until things are getting better

    How would you describe the meaning of this English Idiom?
    Good things come to those who wait.

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    #2

    Re: wait until things are getting better

    What do you mean by "describe" it? Do you mean that you want us to explain/define it?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: wait until things are getting better

    It's saying that patience is often rewarded.

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    #4

    Re: wait until things are getting better

    Was your title your attempt to reword the idiom?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: wait until things are getting better

    Patience is a virtue.

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