Phrase: Go to great lengths (to do something)
Meaning: To try as hard as you can: I went to great lengths to offer her the best wedding ever.
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The Castilian government went to great lengths to stop the Catalan referendum held yesterday, but, fortunately, they could not, even though they used brute force. Europe should be formed by peoples, and not by old empires. Long live Catalonia (= Barcelona, Valencia, Majorca...)!
Sent by Miquel Molina
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