One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he set himself the daunting task of writing a full-length book’
job, duty, chore, charge, labour, piece of work, piece of business, assignment, function, commission, mission, engagement, occupation, undertaking, exercise, business, responsibility, errand, detail, endeavour, enterprise, venture, quest, problem, burden
‘he took some experts to task for their optimistic predictions’
rebuke, reprimand, reprove, reproach, remonstrate with, upbraid, scold, berate, lecture, castigate, censure, criticize, admonish, chide, chasten, lambaste, nag, blame, arraign, call to account, haul over the coals, read someone the Riot Act
tell off, give someone a dressing-down, give someone a talking-to
tick off, carpet
bawl out, chew out
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