›If you do one thing at the expense of another, doing the first thing harms the second thing.
kosztem czegośHe spent a lot of time at work, at the expense of his marriage.Damaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
at sb's expense
›If you do something at someone's expense, they pay for it.
na czyjś kosztWe went on holiday at my father's expense.Costs and expenses
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might