|"clean up your act" = improve your behavior |
"Hey. You'd better clean up your act, or Mom will throw you out of the house. You can't be rude to her like that."
"start off with a clean slate" = start things new again (children used to write on slates that could be erased)
"You had some problems here at home in the past, but I hope you can start off this year with clean slate. Everyone needs a new beginning from time to time."
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[ Quiz Script ]
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How clean is your house or apartment right now? Are there some areas of your place that get cleaned more often than others?
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