get a word in edgeways | edgewise
Meaning: If you can’t get a word in edgeways, you can’t say anything because someone else is talking so much.
- Cindy got so excited when she was talking that nobody else could get a word in edgeways.
- I’d go to the meetings more often if I could get a word in edgeways.
Note: The American form of this idiom is “to get a word in edgewise”.
the answer is: c