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Commonly used idioms
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Idioms and people

Learn idioms such as "live wire", "fat cat", and "see eye to eye."

Idioms and problems

Learn idioms such as "bite the dust", "bite the bullet", and "out of the woods."

Idioms and time

Learn idioms such as "down to the wire", "at the drop of a hat" and "in a heartbeat."

Welcome to Common Idioms!

You are now in a digital classroom. This is where you'll learn idioms!

You may already know some of them. Your task is to correctly answer questions under the blackboard - this way, I'll know that you really understand each idiom.

You have three lives (the heart symbols at the top-right corner of the chalkboard). Try to survive at least 10 quizzes!

Great Job

That was correct! In the future you can look at the progress bar to see whether your answer was right.

Keep it up!

That wasn't exactly right

You still have two lives left.

In the future you can look at the progress bar to see whether your answer was right.

Try another idiom.

Amazing job so far!

You have already practiced 10 idiomatic expressions - I salute you!

I'll stop counting the idioms now, but please feel free to keep practicing!

Tip: Practice makes perfect. Why not try idioms to describe people or problems?

Idiom in context

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