drive into the ground

drive/run/work yourself into the ground

to work so hard that you become very tired or ill He'll run himself into the ground if he doesn't take some time off.
See also: drive, ground
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using triple saw cuts to create a pointed end to drive into the ground.
Then, kinetic energy from leg drive into the ground is transferred back up through the body and out the hands.
Parents would be allowed to drive into the grounds, where a turning area would be created.