One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘some men had been sent to do him over’
beat up, assault, attack, mug, batter, thrash, pummel, pound
knock about, knock around, work over, clobber, rough up, fill in, beat the living daylights out of, let someone have it
British have a go at, duff someone up
North American beat up on
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.