Idioms

  1. Idioms That Make Our Skin Crawl

    If you want to know why we talk about “skinning a cat” or cutting off body parts as easily as we say hello, you're in the right place.

  2. Wearing A Cat On Your Head: Animal Idioms From Around The World

  3. Let’s Cut to the Chase: Idioms Are a Piece of Cake

    Idioms are expressions whose meanings are figurative and different from the literal meanings of the words within them. For example, the idiom “It costs an arm and a leg” means that something is very expensive. The literal meaning (that something has to be paid for with body parts) isn’t typically considered. English language learners may have a difficult time understanding idioms, since their figurative meaning …

  4. The Cat’s Pajamas? 7 Purrfect Idioms

  5. Dog Idioms Inspired By Our Best Friends

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  7. Let Me Count The Ways: 10 Numerical Idioms