Expressions used in Everyday Spoken English in Social and Professional contexts
1) being careless
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behaving/running around willy-nilly
Willy-nilly is an adverb that can be used to talk about something done without planning, something haphazard, seemingly random or careless. "The radio in my car just changes station willy-nilly, one second I'm listening to country music and the next it's smooth jazz."
Social Examples (Basic)
The children were scolded forrunning around willy-nilly on the dock. It wasn't safe.
Professional Examples (Basic)
Hespoke willy-nilly about his boss,despite still being at work.
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