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This exercise practises the word time in expressions and compound words. Join the expressions in section A with their correct explanations in section B.

1. Time's up. a. We need to hurry.
2. Extra time. b. I've never enjoyed myself so much..
3. Time's money. c. I can afford to wait. I'm not in a hurry.
4. Injury time. d. No one has won yet. They have to play another half an hour.
5. Time and time again. e. I've got my stop watch to see how fast you run.. 
6. Time is tight. f. Sorry, that's it. You have to finish now.
7. Time is on my side. g. There are three more minutes to play in the game..
8. The time of my life h. He never learns. He keeps doing the same thing.
9. Time (v) i. I'm going to work five hours more this week for more money.
10. Overtime j. I can't afford to sit here waiting. I've got important work to do.

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