päta

heel

Sú nám v pätách.
They are hot/hard on our heels.
ðeɪ ɑː hɒt/hɑːd ɒn aʊə hiːlz
Nemá to ani hlavy, ani päty.
I can't make head (n)or tail of it., It doesn't make any sense.
aɪ kɑːnt meɪk hεd (εn)ɔː teɪl əv ɪtˌ ɪt ˈdʌznt meɪk ˈεnɪ sεns
Vytiahli nám tŕň z päty.
They got us out of a tight spot., They got us out of a scrape.
ðeɪ gɒt əs aʊt əv ə taɪt spɒtˌ ðeɪ gɒt əs aʊt əv ə skreɪp
Smola sa mu lepí na päty.
He is dogged by bad luck.
hɪ ɪz ˈdɒgɪd baɪ bæd lʌk
Bežal, akoby mu horelo za pätami.
He ran for dear life.
hɪ ræn fə dɪə laɪf