Idiom of the week – Chalk up/ Chalk up something to something else
Posted by englishlessons on November 4, 2012
score;earn/attribute a result to a cause
That baseball team chalked up a series of wins.
You can chalk up that mistake to inexperience. You’ll do better next time.
Picture an old-fashioned chalk board where someone is keeping score by writing down the points in chalk.
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