"Empowering Advanced Learners of English in Business and Academia - TOEFL / ESL / EFL"

1 - 10 of 91
previous page  next page 

get sidetracked

|

Definition


To be distracted.

Context : Education
Category: Idiom
Semantic: focus

Usage of “get sidetracked”

  1. Focus on studying for your exams. Do not get sidetracked.

Examples of idiom “get sidetracked” from Twitter
  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'ffranciaa'
    ffranciaa:

    Success lies in only one direction; straight ahead. If you backtrack, you get sidetracked!

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'codybradley'
    codybradley:

    Why did I just get sidetracked on WebMD on a topic that just mad me cringe?! Bad bugs is not a slideshow I want to watch again! Ugh :/

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'nnub'
    nnub:

    I need to really discipline myself. I want a better body! I hate I get sidetracked sometimes. :(

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'Victoryis1'
    Victoryis1:

    I get sidetracked too much, lose focus to quickly

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'lesleywriter'
    lesleywriter:

    Tidier email inbox, but keep getting sidetracked from what I started out doing. My brain knows it's Sunday and is off duty!

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'AliInTheCity'
    AliInTheCity:

    @Conserv79 Me too! I keep thinking about NYC but keep getting sidetracked with all this other crap happening.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'MizzLoveLippz'
    MizzLoveLippz:

    I hate getting sidetracked at work. Sometimes my attention span is that of a 2 year old. #ConstantExcitementRequired

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'longbottle'
    longbottle:

    got sidetracked from sleep playing with some new software for my phone. Oops.