Home > Blossary: American Idioms, figure of speech
Collection of American Idioms- I have heard from native speakers over 20 years.

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44 Terms

Created by: evergreen1225

Number of Blossarys: 6

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To be the right type of person to do something

Domain: Language; Category: Idioms

In the group of persons communicating regularly about a specific plan or project.

Domain: Language; Category: Idioms


Domain: Language; Category: Idioms

Slang One who submits meekly to domination or mistreatment by others.

Domain: Language; Category: Slang

To be very careful about how you behave toward someone because you are afraid of offending or annoying them.

Domain: Language; Category: Idioms

To cause someone to be very frightened.

Domain: Language; Category: Idioms

To make someone feel very frightened or excited,

Domain: Language; Category: Idioms

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