"From soup to nuts" means "from beginning to end" - Refers to courses in a formal dinner
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Idiom: A storm/tempest in a teacup - "Storm" is more familiar to British folks, "tempest" to American. And hey! With the American version, there's alliteration!
"Sink or swim" means "to fail or succeed". Example: This is my last chance to show my boss that he needs me in his company. It's sink or swim! #idiom #idioms #saying #sayings #phrase #phrases #expression #expressions #english #englishlanguage #learnenglish #studyenglish #language #vocabulary #dictionary #grammar #efl #esl #tesl #tefl #toefl #ielts #toeic #englishlearning
“Blood, sweat, and tears” is a lot of effort and suffering. Example: We put a lot of blood, sweat, and tears into fixing our old house.
"Step out of line" means "to behave in an unacceptable or unexpected way"…
“Drop in the bucket” is a very small or unimportant amount. Example: I know twenty dollars is just a drop in the bucket, but if everyone gave that much it would make a big difference.
“a slip of the tongue”-idiom lesson — English Teacher Adriana
"Up a tree" means "in a difficult situation". Example: They found the drugs in his suitcase, so he was up a tree. #english #idioms