take off (3)

Meaning: to have a period of time away from work

For example:

  • take sth off My doctor says I need to take the week off and rest.

  • take sth off Ted needs to take a few days off work to be with his wife and newborn baby.

Quick Quiz:

Julie needs to take some time off

a. work

b. her clock

c. her lunch break

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