Do you want to make your English more beautiful?

To do this it’s great to learn some interesting phrases and idioms.

In this video I look at the meaning of 10 common English phrases and idioms. I also give lots of example of these phrases in sentences. They were all first used by Shakespeare, but are now used in spoken English every day. These phrases are great for more advanced English learner who want some new phrases to add to their vocabulary.
They are:
1. Refuse to budge an inch
2. Dead as a doornail
3. A dish fit for the gods
4. Eaten me out of house and home
5. Faint hearted
6. Fancy free
7. Forever and a day
8. For goodness sake
9. Foregone conclusion
10. Come full circle

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s