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by admin
Sat Feb 17, 2024 5:39 pm
Forum: Babbling
Topic: ASkype
Replies: 0
Views: 13

ASkype

by admin
Fri Jan 19, 2024 5:44 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

roughly speaking
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Not being totally accurate (used as a phrase to specify).
by admin
Wed Jan 10, 2024 12:10 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

At first sight.
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Used to describe your first impression of someone or something, usually to indicate that this first impression was wrong or incomplete.
Love at first sight
by admin
Tue Jan 09, 2024 11:35 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

A drop in the bucket.
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A very small amount compared to the amount needed
by admin
Thu Jan 04, 2024 6:05 pm
Forum: Babbling
Topic: AScoppy
Replies: 0
Views: 1112

AScoppy

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by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:34 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Bring home the bacon.
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To bring home the bacon means to earn the household income.
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:32 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

apple of one’s eye
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Special favorite, beloved person or thing.
The youngest was the apple of his father's eye.
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:29 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

castles in the air
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Plans that have very little chance of happening.
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:28 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

bottom line
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Main result/factor.
The bottom line is, I don't have enough money.
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:27 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

lose one's temper
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Lose self-control.
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:26 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

to be born in purple
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It was originally used to refer to babies born to the members of the royal family.
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:25 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

a slip of the tongue
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If you describe something you said as a slip of the tongue, you mean that you said it by mistake.
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:24 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

take one's breath away
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To make someone feel surprised and excited.
The beautiful new cinema took my breath away.
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:22 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

which way the wind blows ------------------------------------- If a person tries to discover which way the wind blows/is blowing, he/she tries to discover information about a situation, especially other people's opinions, before he/she takes action. John knows which way the wind blows and always act...
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:20 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

white lie
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A lie that is told in order to be polite or to stop someone from being upset by the truth
by admin
Sat Dec 23, 2023 1:10 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

educational circles
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You can use it to refer to people or organizations who are involved in education.
by admin
Fri Dec 22, 2023 4:55 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Chicken and egg problem.
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If you describe a situation as a chicken and egg situation, you mean that it is impossible to decide which of two things caused the other one.
by admin
Thu Dec 14, 2023 10:50 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

========================================== hold on -Could you give me the book White Fang by Jack London? -Hold on, I have to find that book. =========================================== keep on -My English lexicon is poor. -Keep on learning and you will be fluent soon. ==============================...
by admin
Tue Dec 12, 2023 11:00 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper.
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Make the first meal of your day your biggest, and only eat three meals a day.
by admin
Tue Dec 12, 2023 10:15 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

============================================ to handshake -I can help you with math now and you will help me with biology. -Agree. Handshake. ============================================ don't give up -I cannot solve this task. -Don't give up. You will solve it soon. ================================...
by admin
Tue Dec 05, 2023 2:09 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

=========================================== not permitted -Can I share the content of your website with others? -No, it's not permitted =========================================== -I made all medicine tests. Now I have been waiting for the doctor for over one hour. -The doctor will consult you in 5 ...
by admin
Sun Dec 03, 2023 10:05 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

============================================== good vibes Developing a home would bring good vibes. ============================================== I'm blushing -You dropped down the vase of our mother. -I'm blushing now. ============================================== to rock Ricky Martin will rock t...
by admin
Sun Dec 03, 2023 8:21 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

=========================================== be up to -My dog is barking at me all the time. He has had a good life with me for 5 years. Now I'm thinking... -What are up to? -I'll close him in a cell for a while. =========================================== to calm down -We will make jokes of you toda...
by admin
Sat Dec 02, 2023 6:54 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

============================================= attitude towards me His attitude towards me as a patient was fantastic. ============================================= over -I want to buy a new car. What is better Toyota or Suzuki? -I would choose Toyota over Suzuki. Toyota is a more bigger car than Suz...
by admin
Fri Dec 01, 2023 10:11 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

by the way
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Used when you say something that does not relate to what is being discussed.
Oh, by the way, my name's Julie.
by admin
Fri Dec 01, 2023 10:07 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

off the top of my head -------------------------------------- If you say something off the top of your head, you say it without thinking about it much before you speak, especially because you do not have enough time. This idiom suggests one has not used the inside of one's head before making some st...
by admin
Fri Dec 01, 2023 10:02 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

on the tip of my tongue
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If something that you want to say is on the tip of your tongue, you think you know it and that you will be able to remember it very soon.
by admin
Fri Dec 01, 2023 9:51 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

============================================ to cheat on I have a very good husband. He doesn't cheat on me. ============================================ believe me -Do you know the next-door neighbor? -Believe me he never said a word. =========================================== if I were you If I w...
by admin
Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:18 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

======================================== -I don't understand biology. -I'll do my best to help you. ======================================== to carry on -Should we stop our text chat now? -No. Carry on, guys. I just have some work to do. ========================================= whatever -Could you ...
by admin
Thu Nov 30, 2023 5:21 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

none of your business
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Used to say that something is private information and should not be asked about.
by admin
Thu Nov 30, 2023 5:20 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Who do you think you are?
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The questioner is implying that the person to whom the question is addressed has exceeded their authority, interfered in something which was not their business.
by admin
Thu Nov 30, 2023 3:42 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

========================================== to lift someone's mood -I'm very sad today. -Your buddies are here. They will lift your mood. ========================================== to fish for -Have you already hired some people for your new work? -I hope to find some men today. I'm fishing for new w...
by admin
Thu Nov 30, 2023 3:00 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

======================================= to use of -What is the use of this picture? -This picture hides a hole in the wall. ======================================= to rely on -You should help me with work, I rely on you. -Sure, I'll help you, I'm a very devoted friend. I'll do that without any oblig...
by admin
Thu Nov 30, 2023 11:43 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

======================================================= interested in I'm interested in learning new languages. ======================================================== to reach out someone -Hi. I phone you to ask. Could you make a big dining table for me? -Thank you for reaching out to me. I'll try...
by admin
Thu Nov 30, 2023 11:24 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Re: Popular English phrases

=========================================================== Hi! Hello! Good morning! Good afternoon! Good night! Good day. Have a good day. Have a good night. Greetings. I'm glad to see you. Good bye! Best wishes. Best regards. Cheers! Ciao. Nice to meet you. Pleasure to meet you. ==================...
by admin
Thu Nov 30, 2023 11:16 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Popular English phrases
Replies: 12
Views: 1392

Popular English phrases

We will post popular English phrases here. You can memorize or write them down in your notebook.
by admin
Sun Nov 26, 2023 4:24 pm
Forum: Learning English together
Topic: Stories
Replies: 3
Views: 1133

Re: Stories

There was a gentleman named John who loved to eat fast food. He was a regular at the local McDonald’s and always ordered* 📋 a sandwich 🥪 with avocado and mayonnaise. One day, he decided* to try* something new and ordered 📋 a hotdog with ketchup and tomato. To his surprise*, he loved it! After finish...
by admin
Fri Nov 24, 2023 8:21 pm
Forum: Learning English together
Topic: Stories
Replies: 3
Views: 1133

Re: Stories

A doctor made a recipe to generate a capsule containing* a bacteria that could resist a virus. The doctor tested the capsule on a patient and noted that the patient’s condition improved. The doctor then scanned the patient using an X-ray. The doctor was happy about the potential of the capsule and v...
by admin
Tue Nov 21, 2023 7:33 pm
Forum: Student Lobby
Topic: Student r.gunerski's corner
Replies: 0
Views: 1619

Student r.gunerski's corner

Have a good day! I want you to post a short essay about yourself and your aims here. It will help us to pick up an individual plan for you. I'd like to see answers to the next questions in your essay. You can answer whatever you want (it's just an example of an essay, you may not follow it strictly)...
by admin
Sun Nov 19, 2023 4:54 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Time heals all wounds
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Used to say that feelings of sadness, disappointment, etc., gradually go away as time passes.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 11:05 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be out of sorts
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To be slightly ill or slightly unhappy.
I've been feeling tired and generally out of sorts.
Leave him alone, he's out of sorts today.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 11:04 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be out of shape ------------------------------ You are unhealthy and unable to do a lot of physical activity without getting tired. To be out of shape means to be in poor physical condition, because you do not exercise regularly. I haven’t been to the gym all month, and I am getting really out of sh...
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 11:02 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be out of
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If you are out of something, you no longer have any of it.
We are out of bread, cheese, and sugar.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 11:01 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be on the safe side
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Being especially careful in order to avoid something unpleasant.
I'm sure it won't rain, but I'll take an umbrella to be on the safe side.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:59 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be on one's way
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In the process of coming, going, or traveling; about to come.
He has been allowed to leave the country and is on his way to Britain.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:57 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

bend over backwards
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Make efforts to achieve something, especially to be fair or helpful.
Use a lot of physical effort to do something.
Thanks for leaning over backwards at the conference. Everyone praised your cheerfulness and hard work.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:53 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be into something
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To be really interested in something.
I like computers, I'm into programming.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:51 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be in the red
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Spending and owing more money than is being earned.
Apparently the company had been in the red for some time.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:50 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be in charge of
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Having control of something or responsibility for something.
She is in charge of hiring new employees.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:48 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be high on one's list
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In a position to be dealt with or done ahead of others.
Getting the car fixed is high on my list.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:48 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

hard at it
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Putting a lot of effort into what you are doing.
That's what I like to see - everybody hard at it!
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:46 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be hard on someone
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To criticize someone severely, or to treat someone unfairly.
Don't be too hard on him - he's new to the job.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:45 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be broke
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To spend or lose all money.
He went broke after he lost his job.
The company could go broke if the economy doesn't improve soon.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:43 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be better off
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To be in a better situation, if or after something happens.
He'd be better off working for a bigger company.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:41 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be beside yourself
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If you are beside yourself with a particular feeling or emotion, it is so strong that it makes you almost out of control.
He was beside himself with grief when she died.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:38 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be back on one's feet
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If you say that someone or something is on their feet again after an illness or difficult period, you mean that they have recovered and are back to normal.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:36 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be all in
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Be extremely tired.
I can't walk another step; I'm all in.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:34 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be after someone ---------------------------------------- It has the meaning to try to reach [somebody/thing] or to pursue [somebody/thing]. Looking for someone or something or trying to find or get someone or something. The police are after him. They were after the Stanley Cup. His mother is always...
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:29 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

be about to
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If you are about to do something, you are going to do it very soon.
I was about to leave when Mike arrived.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:28 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

at this point
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At the present moment; right now; currently.
At this point, we are the best ranked football team in the country.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:26 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

as far as I am concerned
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Indicate that you are giving your own opinion.
As far as I am concerned, both the book and the movie are good.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:24 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

as a rule
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If you say that something happens as a rule , you mean that it usually happens.
As a rule, we offer a 5% discount.
by admin
Thu Nov 16, 2023 10:20 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

To tighten your belt
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To spend less money than you did before because you have less money.
by admin
Thu Nov 09, 2023 9:25 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
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Said to emphasize that you should not delay doing something if you can do it today.
by admin
Mon Oct 30, 2023 1:09 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

One man's junk is another man's treasure.
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What is useless to one person might be valuable to another.
by admin
Mon Oct 23, 2023 11:01 pm
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Refrain not to kill King Edward is right. ---------------------------------------------- If the point is placed after the first word then you can get the sentence “Refrain. Not to kill King Edward is right”. But if the point is placed after the second word then the sentence sounds different “Refrain...
by admin
Sun Oct 22, 2023 9:46 pm
Forum: English language studying techniques
Topic: How to learn new English words
Replies: 1
Views: 1055

Re: How to learn new English words

To get new words in Anki program do the following: 1.Download and install the program Anki . 2.Install an add-on in your Internet browser. 3.Find some book in Internet (or convert your own book in the .html format and open it in your Internet browser). Click on unknown words and add these words to a...
by admin
Sun Oct 22, 2023 8:42 pm
Forum: English language studying techniques
Topic: How to learn new English words
Replies: 1
Views: 1055

How to learn new English words

Learning new words is the main part of mastering a foreign language. Many students struggle with memorizing new words. The main common barrier in learning new English words is forgetfulness. We quickly forget things which we don't use often in our daily life. For example, try to recall how many vers...
by admin
Sat Oct 21, 2023 2:20 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Popular online news
Replies: 0
Views: 1322

Popular online news

Here is a list of popular online news in the world: USA New York Times ================ Canada The Globe and Mail ================ British Dailymail Theguardian ================= Japanese Kyodo News ================= Ukrainian Liga.net Rbc Eurointegration =============== Germany DW Spiegel =========...
by admin
Wed Oct 18, 2023 10:02 am
Forum: Babbling
Topic: Technical Support
Replies: 5
Views: 18749

Re: Technical Support

how to post short links (it's links without a customizable text):
1)copy an url
2)type an url in the next form
[url= https:// grammarwebsite.com ] A name of a grammar test [ /url]
(delete spaces).
A name of a grammar test
by admin
Fri Oct 13, 2023 9:13 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

bear in mind
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The idea is that you're holding something in your mind. Bear in mind is a phrasal verb meaning “remember” or “consider.
by admin
Thu Sep 28, 2023 11:29 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Beat around the bush
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To talk about lots of unimportant things because you want to avoid talking about what is really important.
by admin
Thu Sep 28, 2023 11:27 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Lie at the heart/center/root of something
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To be the most important part of something,
by admin
Tue Sep 26, 2023 8:39 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Old wives tale
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A colloquial expression referring to spurious or superstitious claims.
by admin
Tue Sep 26, 2023 8:01 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

All along
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It has been true or been present throughout a period of time.
by admin
Tue Sep 26, 2023 8:00 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

All in all
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Used to show that you are considering every part of a situation.
All in all, it had been one of the most miserable days of Henry's life.
by admin
Tue Sep 26, 2023 7:47 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

by admin
Tue Sep 26, 2023 7:44 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

Apple of discord
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The foundation, root or core of a quarrel or a small issue that could lead to a bigger argument.
by admin
Tue Sep 26, 2023 7:43 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

All fingers and thumbs
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Extremely awkward or clumsy. Sorry I dropped the vase; I'm all fingers and thumbs today.
by admin
Tue Sep 26, 2023 7:41 am
Forum: English grammar
Topic: Idioms
Replies: 172
Views: 16924

Re: Idioms

All the same
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A situation or your opinion has not changed, in spite of what has happened or what has just been said.