have a time

have a time  {v. phr.},  {informal}
1. Иметь неприятности; находиться в затруднительном положении.
Poor Susan had a time trying to get the children to go to bed.
John had a time passing his math course.
2. Хорошо проводить время; развлекаться. — Используется с возвратным местоимением.
Bob had himself a time going to every night club in town.
Mary had herself a time dancing at the party.
Син.: HAVE A BALL.
Категории: time {informal} {v. phr.}