English Idioms And Proverbs Jesler

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English Idioms And Proverbs Jesler

  1. 1. ENGLISH IDIOMS AND PROVERBS Jesler García
  2. 2. ENGLISH IDIOMS ? Idioms are phrases and sentences that do not mean exactly what they say.
  3. 3. ENGLISH IDIOMS ? A college education in USA cost an arm and leg . POPULAR IDIOMS 1 (to) Cost an arm and a leg. MEANING: To be very expensive. EXAMPLE.
  4. 4. ENGLISH IDIOMS ? The Christmas tree was on fire, but Ted threw water on it and saved the day . POPULAR IDIOMS 2 (to) Save the day. MEANING: To prevent a disaster or misfortune. EXAMPLE.
  5. 5. ENGLISH IDIOMS ? Ken and Sandra hope to sell their house for three million dollars. They always think big . POPULAR IDIOMS 3 (to) Think big. MEANING: To set high goals. EXAMPLE.
  6. 6. ENGLISH PROVERBS A proverb is a simple and concrete saying popularly known and repeated, which expresses a truth, based on common sense or the practical experience of humanity.
  7. 7. ? POPULAR PROVERBS You scratch my back, I´ll scratch yours. Actions speak louder then words Rome wasn´t build in a day. When there´s a will, there´s a way. ENGLISH PROVERBS

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