the long and the short of it
- 總的意思; 總的結果
"the long and (the) short of it" Used when you are ...扼要的意思吧 兩個應該是分開的The long and the short of it is 跟 that we missed the train...
...long and the short 總而言之 (不正式用法) The long and the short of today's world is to learn more languages...some sleep last night. 他前晚有一點失眠了. sleep on it 拖延有關...之決定 I am going...
...he sees the entire history, or even makes it last "I see the long, the short of it and I can make it last" After all, strangers don't care...