.Dear Teachers, Please explain these.
1. It is bone-shattering cold today. I have heard this word bone-shattering, not seen it. If it is wrong please correct it and explain.
It is a phrase implying that something will shatter [break] your bones. It is not very likely to be used with "cold".
2. To cover oneself in/with glory.
To do something that everyone praises.
3. His story is a closed chapter
There is no more to be said about him. The chapter is finished - closed.
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