Idiom:  a matter of doing something


Idiom:  a matter of doing something

  • something that must be done

Example sentences

— Organizing this house is a matter of throwing away most of the things that you don’t use anymore.

— Getting into a good college is not just a matter of good grades—you also need good test scores, participation in extracurricular activities as well as a good application and essay.

— Losing weight is a matter of counting calories and exercising but keeping it off usually requires life changes.

— Getting into a sorority is a matter of connections, charisma, beauty and being like the other members of the group.

— It's simply a matter of following the process if you want to succeed.

— Getting a promotion here is a matter of sucking up to the boss.

— If you want to save your marriage, it's a matter of communicating better and compromising with your spouse.

— Being a vegetarian isn't difficult. It's a matter of organizing your meals in advance.

— If your son wants to stay on the team, it's a matter of attending classes and getting better grades.

— Can you please call an ambulance? It's a matter of life and death!

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