1. make a fortune
Today we are going to learn “make a fortune”. It means to make money, earn much money.
(1). Ellie made a fortune selling leather bags from Italy.
(2). So what can the list tell us about how to make a fortune in today’s Great Recession?
2. run out of
Another phrase is “run out of”. If you run out of something, you have no more of it left.
A: We’ve run out of things to do.
B: Then start planning next month’s schedule.