English Learning Talk: Money Is Just Too Tight. Date: September 30, 2017Author: udictionarysite 45 Comments /If you don’t understand any word or sentence, you can copy to translate/ I’m afraid we can’t increase salary this year, money is just too tight. I’m not sure I can’t agree, Dan. Why not? Surely, there are other ways to save money. What are you talking about, we tried everything!