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Talking About Difficult Situations – To pass, toss or throw the buck at work?

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Do you ever pass, toss or throw the buck at work? Check out this week’s expressions about difficult situations at work.

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I wish Petr would take more responsibility for his mistakes. When he does something wrong he always tries to __________ the buck.
The team needs to throw __________ to the wind and try a new approach if they’re going to be successful.
Not getting the contract was actually a blessing in __________. With one team member having resigned, and another having to take a few weeks off because of illness, we wouldn’t have been able to do the work.