..by Star Sea
中英物語 / 中翻英 / Chinese to English Classroom 2016-05-10 06:33:25
可以用 dig oneself into a deeper hole，如:A: At the press conference I plan to tell the reporters a little bit about my affair. Don't worry. I will not say much about it.B: Don't dig yourself into a deeper hole by saying something stupid.
All the work I've been putting into this project has been all or nothing because my boss is shutting it down.