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to break one's stones / balls
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to put in an extreme amount of effort into doing something
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to burn the midnight oil
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to do something until the very late hours of the night
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to fall over backward
phrase
to put in an extraordinary amount of effort to accomplish something, often with the intention of pleasing someone
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to give one's eye teeth
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to be very determined and do whatever it takes to achieve a goal
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to go to town
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to complete a task or activity with thoroughness, efficiency, and speed, often suggesting a focused and diligent approach
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to make a point of
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to deliberately do something, with an emphasis or focus on that thing
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to move mountains
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to accomplish something challenging or seemingly impossible through extraordinary effort and determination
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a hundred and ten percent
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an intense amount of effort made toward achieving something one desires
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to bend one's mind / thoughts / efforts to do sth
phrase
to put a great amount of effort or thought into something particular
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blood, sweat, and tears
phrase
an extreme amount of effort, dedication, and hard work
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elbow grease
/ˈɛlboʊ ɡɹˈiːs/
noun
a great amount of physical effort or work that is put into something
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to break one's neck
phrase
to put in a great deal of effort to accomplish something
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to push the envelope
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to go beyond established limits or norms, often in a creative or daring way
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to break the back of the beast
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to manage to do something that is extremely difficult or challenging
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