Topic: Why should you stay on your toes while driving a car?

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Every year, thousands of people die due to distraction during driving, especially because of talking to the phone. Some of them incur financial losses by the destruction of their car. Compensating for these losses requires time, energy and money. Furthermore, our life is precious and time never returns. So, we always have to stay on our toes while driving.

simsim937Topic: Why should you stay on your toes while driving a car?

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Every year, thousands of people die due to the accidents caused by distraction during careless driving, especially because of talking to on the phone. Some of them incur financial losses by the destruction of their car. Compensating for these losses requires time, energy, and money. Furthermore, Since our life is precious and time never returns, . So we always have to stay on our toes while driving.

Persian Learnerwe always have to stay on our toes while driving.

That doesn't make sense in the context because driving involves sitting. It would be more natural to say stay alert.

anonymousThat doesn't make sense in the context because driving involves sitting. It would be more natural to say stay alert.

It's an idiom and hence the literal meaning is not considered.

https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/on-your-toes

https://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/stay+on+toes

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