have a lot on sb’s plate

higher level
| subject: Food idioms
to have a lot of work to do or a lot of problems to deal with
/hæv//lɒt//ɒn//pleɪt/
I don't want to burden my daughter with my problems; she's got enough on her plate with her husband losing his job.
mieć dużo na głowie, mieć dużo roboty
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