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easyeveryday activitiesman and woman01:20

Idioms

burn the candle at both ends” = work to excess that affects your physical and emotional well-being
It’s just not wise to burn the candle at both ends; it’s just impossible to work full time, go to school, and spend time with family.”

work one’s tail off” = work very hard
I have to work my tail off just to pay my rent.”

Daily Schedule

?What does he do with his family around 6:30 p.m.
?What do the man and his wife do after the kids go to bed
?What time does the man get up
?What time does he get to work
What is one thing the man does NOT say about hiswife