English Idioms - Fish, Food, Football, From Scratch, Fruit
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Fish Idioms - BBC Learning English (The Teacher)
The Teacher introduces us to three idioms connected with fish.
Foot idioms - BBC Learning English (The Teacher)
The teacher introduces us to three English idioms connected with feet.
Football Idioms from The Teacher
In this video the Teacher becomes a football player and teaches you these three idioms:
The kick off
Moving the goalposts
A political football
American Slang & Idioms - FROM SCRATCH
This is a phrase which means from the beginning or zero.
This expression is derived from the line scratched or drawn in the ground that people used as the starting line of a race. The phrase also means starting from raw ingredients.
For example, you can say, "My sister baked a cake from scratch for my birthday; she didn't use any of those pre-mixed ingredients."
Fruit Idioms - BBC Learning English (The Teacher)
The BBC introduces us to three idioms connected with fruit.
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