Idiom: take some doing
— It will take some doing but this house will be worth a lot of money after the renovation.
— Learning a new language takes some doing but anyone can do it.
— Well, it's gonna take some doing but I think we can fix the problem with your heating without replacing the entire system.
— It took some doing for the movers to get the piano into my fifth-floor apartment. They had to bring it in through the window so I definitely won't be moving again for a few years.
— Getting a band like that for your prom would take some doing but anything's possible.
— Please sit here and wait. Getting your ring out of the drain is going to take some doing.
— Applying to 15 colleges really took some doing. I only got into one so I'm glad I made the effort.
— The holidays take some doing since both of my parents remarried other people who also have children.
— It really took some doing to finish the report on time. Of course, my boss didn't notice all of the hard work and sacrifice.
— It took some doing to travel across the world for this tournament so we were most disappointed when we got Coronavirus and couldn't attend the event.
— Are you sure you want to try to adopt a baby from China? That will take some doing and there's no guarantee of success.
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