– Idioms – Letter V –
- (to) Lose (One’s) Voice – This is an Idiomatic Phrasal-Verb which is used to describe when a person – through sickness or from screaming, or singing too much and/or too loudly – “Loses” the ability to speak in One’s normal “Voice”, but can only speak in a hoarse whisper, or a painful “scratchy” voice.
- (to be) On The Verge Of (something) – This is an Idiomatic and Prepositional Adjectival Phrase which means: To be right on the edge of, and very close to something; it can be both literal of figurative… To be right on the verge of the finish-line means:
“right at the very end of the race, and about to cross the finish-line”.
…To be right on the verge of finishing a project means that:
“the project is almost completed”.
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