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Idiom: Walk out on someone (meaning & examples)

The idiom "walk out on someone" means to suddenly end or abandon a relationship. Read sentence examples to better understand this idiom definition.

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Idiom: Walk the walk (meaning & examples)

The idiom "walk the walk" means to show something by your actions (and not just by your words). Now review some sentence examples of this idiom...

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Idiom: Walk off with something (meaning & examples)

The idiom "walk off with something" means to leave with something you don't have permission to take. Here are some sentence examples of this idiom...

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Really Awesome Idiom Examples—In Pictures

These visual idiom examples will help you learn some really popular phrases in English. As they say, a picture is worth a thousand words! Check them out here.

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Idiom: Tickled Pink (Meaning and Examples)

The idiom "tickled pink" means to be very pleased or about something. I'm tickled pink you're learning English. Read more examples of this idiom here...

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Idiom: Walk all over someone (meaning & examples)

The idiom "walk all over someone" means to treat someone badly and without respect. These sentence examples will make the meaning clear and easy to remember.

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Idiom: Look down on someone / something (meaning & examples)

The idiom "look down on someone" means to see something or someone as inferior. These examples will help you easily understand this phrase...

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Pawesome Dog Idioms

These dog idioms will expand your vocabulary and remind you of man's best friend. Be sure to let me know which one is your favorite in the comments.

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Beat the Pants Off Idiom

The idiom "beat the pants off" means to easily win against someone by a large margin or score. These examples will make the meaning very clear.

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Idiom: See eye to eye (meaning and examples)

The idiom "see eye to eye" means to agree with someone about something. It's often used in the negative form. Here are several sentence examples...

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Head in the sand idiom (meaning and examples)

The idioms 'head in the sand' means to ignore or refuse to think about a problem or something unpleasant. These examples help you learn how to use this phrase.

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At a Snail's Pace Idiom

Learn the meaning of 'at a snail's pace' and other idioms with fun pictures and lots of example sentences. It's fun and easy!

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As Cool as a Cucumber Idiom

The idiom 'as cool as a cucumber' means to be calm and relaxed. Click here for many sentence examples to help easily understand the meaning of this phrase.

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Idiom: Jump through hoops (meaning & examples)

The idiom 'jump through hoops' describes when you have to go through many difficulties or tasks to get something you want. Here are some examples of this idiom.

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Idiom: Foam at the mouth (meaning & examples)

To 'foam at the mouth' means to become very angry. Do you 'foam at the mouth' when you have to learn idioms? Try learning them the easy way here instead...

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Idiom: Take a walk (meaning & examples)

The idiom "take a walk" means to leave or abandon. It's also a rude way of telling someone to go away. These sentence examples will make the meaning clear...

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Idiom: Wake up to something (meaning & examples)

The idiom "wake up to something" means to become aware and understand something important. These sentence examples will help make the meaning clear.

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Try this fun English listening practice exercise

In this English listening practice exercise, we'll prepare to take off with Virgin America's airline safety video. Complete the exercise and crossword puzzle.

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Idiom: When Pigs Fly (meaning & examples)

The idiom 'when pigs fly' means "never." Have you ever seen a pig fly? The meaning is simple but how do you use the idiom in a sentence? Here are examples...

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Put All Your Eggs in One Basket Idiom

Learn the meaning of 'put all your eggs in one basket' and other idioms with fun pictures and lots of example sentences. It's fun and easy!

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Idiom: Dog eat Dog (meaning & examples)

Learn the meaning of 'dog eat dog' and other idioms with fun pictures and lots of example sentences. It's fun and easy!

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Down in the Dumps Idiom

Are you feeling 'down in the dumps' trying to learn idioms? Learn the meaning here with fun pictures and lots of example sentences. It's fun and easy!

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Idiom: Dig your own grave (meaning & examples)

The idiom 'dig your own grave' means to cause problems for yourself. Are you digging your own grave by not learning idioms? We can help!

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Idiom: Cry your eyes out (meaning and examples)

The idiom "cry your eyes out" means crying a lot of tears. Are you crying your eyes out trying to learn English? These idiom pictures will make learning easier.

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Idiom: Couch Potato (meaning & examples)

The idiom "couch potato" describes someone who is a lazy person... you know the type of person who sits on the couch all day. Click for examples of this idiom.

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Idiom: Cat got your tongue? (meaning & examples)

What's wrong? Cat got your tongue? Learn the meaning of this idiom with fun pictures and lots of example sentences. It's fun and easy!

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Idiom: Catch someone's eye (meaning and examples)

The idiom "catch someone's eye" means to get someone’s attention. These sentence examples will make the meaning of this phrase easy to understand and remember.

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Meaning of Burn the Candle at Both Ends

Learn the meaning of the idiom burn the candle at both ends with this fun picture and many sample sentences. Learn other easy English idioms here as well!

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To Score Something Idiom: Meaning and examples

Learn the meaning of the "to score something idiom" and other idiomatic expressions with fun pictures and lots of example sentences. It's fun and easy!

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Present Perfect vs Simple Past

Confused between the present perfect and simple past? This woman's weight loss journey will help you understand when to use these English tenses.

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From A to Z meaning and examples

The meaning of "from A to Z" is to include everything or the entire range of something. We've got idioms here "from A to Z" to help you improve your English!

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Plural Nouns Guide

It's easy to form regular plural nouns but unfortunately many are irregular. Use these tips and tricks to master how to spell them correctly.

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A Hard Nut to Crack Idiom

If something or someone is 'a hard nut to crack,' they are difficult to understand. If you find learning idioms a hard nut to crack we can help and make it fun!

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Popular Health Idioms

These health idioms are "just what the doctor ordered" to help you expand your vocabulary and make your English sound more natural!

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Learn popular English clothing idioms

The clothing idioms in the infographic, including "lose your shirt," "at the drop of a hat" and "below the belt," are frequently-used English expressions.

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Music idioms infographic

Learn 10 common music idioms that will help you sound more natural when you speak English. Sentence examples are given for each phrase...

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Idiom Site List & Essential Idioms

The best idiom site? I recommend the following websites and you can also find many popular idioms on this site too. Use the practice exercises, puzzles and drawings to help remember the meanings.

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Idiom: On the wagon (meaning & examples)

The idiom "on the wagon" means stopping and not doing an undesirable habit. It's often used to talk about not drinking alcohol. Here are some sentence examples.

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9 Important Spring Idioms

Learn these spring idioms and you'll feel a spring in your step. Many of these idioms reflect how flowers and leaves burst open suddenly in spring.

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English Winter Idioms

Learn these winter idioms which are related to the cold, snowy months of winter. Idiomatic phrases are an essential part of reaching a high level of English.

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Cry Over Spilled Milk

Learn the meaning of 'cry over spilled milk' and other idioms with fun pictures and lots of example sentences. It's fun and easy!

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Above all (else): Idiom meaning and sentence examples

The idiom "above all" means the most important thing. When studying idioms, above all you need to see the idioms used in examples...which you can find here.

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English vocabulary puzzles

Learn important English vocabulary with word search, crossword, word scramble and other puzzles

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Signup and receive a free idioms ebook

This free idioms ebook contains more than 25 illustrations of English idioms that will be useful for all learners. Simply enter your email to receive the PDF.

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Idiom: Wear your heart on your sleeve (meaning & examples)

The idiom 'wear your heart on your sleeve' means to show your feelings openly. These sentence examples will help you understand and remember this phrase.

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Idiom: That's a wrap (meaning & examples)

The idiom 'that's a wrap' is used to say something is finished (often the filming of a video, television, movie scene or show). Here are some sentence examples.

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Idiom: Had better (meaning & examples)

The idiom "had better" means someone must or should do something. These example sentences will make the meaning of this idiom clear and easy to remember...

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Keep Your Head Above Water Idiom

One of the meanings of the idiom 'keep your head above water' is to have just enough to live or survive. Click for the other meaning and lots of examples...

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Idiom: Hold your horses (meaning & examples)

The idiom 'hold your horses' means to 1) slow down; 2) wait a moment; or 3) be patient. These sentences examples will really make the meaning clearer...

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