1. All hands on deck 全員各就各位
When there』s a lot of work to be done and everyone needs to be involved.
e.g. As the opening day approached, it was all hands on deck to get everything ready in time.
2. Hive of activity 一片繁忙的景象
A place where there are a lot of things happening and everyone is busy.
e.g. When I arrived at the office, the place was already a hive of activity with everyone buzzing around.
3. Rushed off your feet 忙的不可開交
You are so busy that you don』t have time to stop.
e.g.I am exhausted. I』ve been rushed off my feet all day at the shop.
4. Work your fingers to the bone 拚命地做，非常努力
To work very hard or to be extremely hardworking.
e.g. He deserves his success. He worked his fingers to the bone when he started the business.
5. Roll up your sleeves 捲起袖子準備大幹一場
Get ready for hard work.
e.g. If we』re going to increase our market share, we』re going to have to roll our sleeves and get new customers.
6. Have your work cut out 按時完成艱巨的任務
Have a difficult or challenging task or problem to deal with.
e.g. They have their work cut out with that client. He is incredibly demanding.
7. A race against time 和時間賽跑
Working towards a deadline.
e.g. I have so many deadlines. It』s a never-ending race against time to meet them.
8. Hit the ground running 立即快馬加鞭地開展重要工作
Start an activity immediately and with energy.
e.g. He intends to hit the ground running if once he wins that contract.