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Idioms

• Idioms galore in alphabetical order…⇒[01] ⇔ [02] ⇔[03] ⇔ [04] ⇔[05]

   ⇓ •→ 10 Common English Idioms: Explained

♦   Ten more   ⇓

♦  Six expressions that bother  ↓  Apparently Ashley

‘easy as pie’ / ‘expect the unexpected’ / ‘The customer is always right’ / ‘cute as a button’ / ‘Bible Belt’ /’ it ain’t over till the fat lady sings’

⇒”a close call” ⇔ “dog eat dog” ⇔ “a far cry” ⇔ “spill the beans” ⇔ “the cold shoulder

⇔ “curiosity killed the cat” ⇔ “no dice” ⇔ “a piece of cake” ⇔ “when nature calls“⇐

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¶  A List of commonly used English idioms ⇐

Common Idiomatic Phrase Quizzes ⇒[01] ⇔ [02] ⇔ [03]

chance

deal
♦   5 ‘DOWN’ idioms  ⇓

“down in the dumps” / “down the drain” / “down-to-earth” / “down and out” / “down to the wire”

⇓    Idioms Related to Gambling⇐            

no dice

gutfeeling
⇓   8  Idioms to do with AGING

1. get on in years / 2. knee-high to a grasshopper / 3. long in the tooth / 4. mutton dressed as lamb
5. no spring chicken  / 6. over the hill  / 7. silver surfer  / 8. put years on

love

⇑  Love & relationships … ⇒ [01] ⇔ [02]⇐

◊  10 Common Expressions in English  ↓

. . .  24/7  –  get the ball rolling  –  take it easy  –  sleep on it  –  I’m broke  –  sharp  –  like the back of my hand  –  in ages  –  sick and tired

dreamon

⇓ “Back to square one”

⇓   WHAT  THE  HELL!

‘give someone hell‘ / ‘go to hell‘ / ‘The hell with it’ / ‘For the hell of it’ / ‘Like hell!’ / ‘When hell freezes over’

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⇓  Vocabulary & Phrases to express ‘Anger’ 

angry

grumpy’ / ‘grouchy’ / ‘crotchety’ / ‘snappy’ / ‘get out of bed on the wrong side’ /be rubbed up the wrong way’ / ‘pissed off’ / ‘livid’ / ‘spitting mad’ / ‘like a red rag to a bull’

anger

∇   Steve Ford ↓  [Vancouver, BC]

capilano

. . . ‘knock on wood’ – ‘a bird’s eye view’ – ‘sleep like a log’ – ‘cliffhanger’ – ‘cross that bridge when you come to it’

 

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