In the U.S. and Canada, loose-leaf describes notebook paper that isn’t bound in a spiral notebook. In other places around the world, loose leaf does not mean the actual paper but instead refers to a flexible system for storing loose pages in a binder- a loose-leaf binder.
get your brain in gear … to start working or doing something in a more energetic and effective way
I’ve got to think clearly and effectively before creating this quiz.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… get your brain in gear
I’ve got to get my brain in gear before creating this quiz.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … get your brain in gear
Coffee always helps me get my brain in gear in the morning.
My brain gets in gear after 30 minutes of exercise.
Come on everyone think. Get your brains in gear.
What was the number of students in your graduating class?
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informal | used in relaxed situations with family, friends, or people you know
get your butt in gear
Coffee always helps me get my butt in gear in the morning
gear | NOUN
supplies, tools or clothes needed for a special purpose