61. hang in the balance
I guess my future hangs in the balance.
After you set your goals, you must work continuously toward them.
She has a 10-step plan for her future.
64. high and dry
George took all the money away and left his companions high and dry, with nothing to buy the tickets.
The company's projection of their income was unrealistic.
We are already behind schedule and we haven't even started yet.
67. high and low
I looked high and low for my pen, but I couldn‘t find it anywhere.
My parents intend for me to go to university in England.
Without dreams, we have no future.
70. hit upon
He hit upon a plan to defeat his antagonist.