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Business Idioms & Expression with Context and Quiz (Click here!)
There are tons of phrases and business idioms used in conversation, not knowing them may leave you loose the conversation string. Let's learn few of them with context, images and examples. Moreover practice them all idioms quiz to make them your active vocabulary.
A Funny Yet Meaningful List of Animal Idioms With Their Meanings
An idiom is a phrase used to convey an expression or feeling. Idioms, especially the ones that have a reference to animals, have a literal as well as figurative meaning. In case you like to use or read about such idioms, Penlighten's got a list of animal idioms with their respective meanings and examples.
Diary of a Tall Ship’s Novice - Part 1 Days 1- 2
While many everyday sayings certainly have genuine nautical origins, there are others which have unproven claims and still more where it is easy to find a logical link…..even though not necessarily valid.So if you are at a “loose end” and want to “know the ropes”, then “sling your hook”, “batten down the hatches” and “get underway” with these Nautical Sayings. At a loose end – unoccupied. Nautically, loose ends are unattached ones which are not doing their job. “Tying up loose ends”
25 Bird Idioms Explained to English as a Second Language Learners
Idioms or idiomatic expressions are word combinations that have meanings that are so different from the separate meanings of their individual words. They have idiomatic meanings, which are figurative or symbolic. Many users of English as a...
Idioms and proverbs exercise
How to complete the exercise on matching idioms and proverbsTo complete the exercise which of the following are related to the blank spaces in the second part of the exercise.Exercise numbers idioms and proverbsMatch the following with part 2 of the exercise Something that is extremely rare or unique, like finding a diamond in your garden A bar on a golf course. That is, the place after the 18th hole. Slap somebody else's hand above your heads. The number comes from th