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UNIT 8 Idioms
a stone's throw away/from sthvery close to sth
as the crow filesin a straight line (using for measuring distance)
follow your nosego straight forward, without turning
follow your nosedo what you feel is right in a particular situation, although you are not certain
in the middle of nowherea long way from any town or city
lose your bearingsbecome confused about where you are and where other things are
make a beeline forgo towards someone or something in the quickest and most direct way
off the beaten trackaway from populated areas or areas popular with tourists
stop dead in your trackssuddenly stop, for example because you are suprised
take a short cut tofollow the path that is quicker and shorter than the usual way
take the scenic routefollow a longer path then the usual one because it is more attractive