Idioms

An idiom is a word or phrase which means something different from its literal meaning. Idioms are common phrases or terms whose meaning is not real, but can be understood by their popular use.
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English Idiom: to pull someone's leg

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"Hang someone out to dry" means "to abandon someone who is in trouble". Example: After losing the election, the party is going to hang him out to dry. #idiom #idioms #saying #sayings #phrase #phrases #expression #expressions #english #englishlanguage #learnenglish #studyenglish #language #vocabulary #dictionary #grammar #efl #esl #tesl #tefl #toefl #ielts #toeic #englishlearning #vocab #wordoftheday #phraseoftheday

Idiom of the day: Every cloud has a silver lining. Meaning: In every bad situation there is an element of good. #idiom #idioms #english #learnenglish

"Down the road" means "in the future". Example: Down the road, I’d like to study art or music. #idiom #idioms #slang #saying #sayings #phrase #phrases #expression #expressions #english #englishlanguage #learnenglish #studyenglish #language #vocabulary #efl #esl #tesl #tefl #toefl #ielts #toeic

"Lose your train of thought" means "to forget what you were talking or thinking about". Example: – Yesterday I… oh look, there’s a bird at the window. Wait, what was I saying? I lost my train of thought. #idiom #idioms #slang #saying #sayings #phrase #phrases #expression #expressions #english #englishlanguage #learnenglish #studyenglish #language #vocabulary #efl #esl #tesl #tefl #toefl #ielts #toeic #train

"Can't see the forest for the trees" means "to pay too much attention to details and not understand the general situation". Example: Our operations manager can't see the forest for the trees because he's too involved in day-to-day matters. #idiom #idioms #slang #saying #sayings #phrase #phrases #expression #expressions #english #englishlanguage #learnenglish #studyenglish #language #vocabulary #dictionary #grammar #efl #esl #tesl #tefl #toefl #ielts #toeic #englishlearning

English Idioms and their Meanings

"Jump in" means "to interrupt someone who's talking". Example: If you ask me a question, wait for me to finish answering it before jumping in with your next question. #phrasalverb #phrasalverbs #phrasal #verb #verbs #phrase #phrases #expression #expressions #english #englishlanguage #learnenglish #studyenglish #language #vocabulary #dictionary #grammar #efl #esl #tesl #tefl #toefl #ielts #toeic #englishlearning

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Idiom of the day: Drag your feet. - Repinned by Chesapeake College Adult Ed. We…

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