Expressions used in Everyday Spoken English in Social and Professional contexts

off the charts

off the charts
1) exciting, much higher or better than normal/expected
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    • the response to my proposal has been off the charts
  • Analysis

    The idiom 'off the charts' describes something much better than anticipated, something that exceeds expectations or something unbelievably good.

  • Social Examples (Basic)
    1. My electricity bill was off the charts last month! I need to find a way of making my house more energy efficient. 
    2. I think that gig is going to be off the charts! That band always put on a great live show.
  • Professional Examples (Basic)
    1. The response to my new proposal has been off the charts. Everyone at work seems to love it!
    2. Advance sales of the product are off the charts. This could be our most successful roll out yet!
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