The Importance of Understanding Idioms

Idiom: “a language, dialect, or style of speaking peculiar to a people.” Idioms are expressions, or sayings, used and shared by a particular group of people. For example, idioms common to Americans would be “pulling your leg,” “kicked the bucket,” “wet blanket,” “cough it up,” or “jumped the gun” to name just a few. These …

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