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Idiom list

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  • 1. Idiom List ABOUT Worry….about AS Define….as Regard….as Not so….as So….as to be Think of….as See….as The same….as As….as AT Target….at FOR Responsible for FROM Prohibit….from Different….from OVER Dispute over THAT So….that Hypothesis….that TO BE Believe….to be Estimate….to be
  • 2. TO Forbid….to Ability….to Attribute….to Require….to Responsibility….to Permit….to Superior….to Try….to WITH Credit….with Associate….with Contrast….with NO PREPOSITION Consider….(nothing) MORE THAN ONE PREPOSITION Distinguish….from Distinguish between….and Native(noun)….of Native(adjective)….to COMPARISIONS AND LINKS Not only….but also Not….but Either….or Neither….nor Both….and More….than; Less….than Additional: Making do without. • a debate over • a lot • a responsibility to • a result of • a sequence of • agree with • as an instance of
  • 3. • as good as/or better than • as great as • as much as • attend to (someone) • attribute X to Y/X is attributed to Y • based on • believe X to be Y • both X and Y • centers on • concerned with • conform to • created with • defined as • depends on whether • depicted as • different from/differ from • distinguishes between X and Y • distinguish from • doubt that • either...or • enable to • fascinated by • forbid X to do Y • identical with • in contrast to • independent from • indifferent towards • modeled after • (no) more...than/(no) less...than • more than ever • neither...nor • not only...but also • not so much...as • prohibits X from doing Y • potential to • range from X to Y • regard as • regardless • responsible for • resulting in • retroactive to • so X as to be Y • so (adjective) that • subscribe to • such...as • the same to X as to Y • to contrast X with Y • to mistake X for Y • to result in
  • 4. • to sacrifice X for Y