Phrasal verbs: sink

[English phrasal verbs with the word 'sink' // angielskie phrasal verbs ze słowem 'sink]

1. If an unpleasant or surprising fact or idea SINKS IN, you gradually start to believe it, understand it, or realize the effect it will have on you.


How many times do I have to tell you something before it sinks in?

His voice trailed off as the seriousness of his position sank in.


2. If you SINK INTO something, you slowly move your body into a sitting or lying position, in a relaxed or tired way.


I was so tired when I got home that all I wanted to do was sink into bed.



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