50 expressions and idioms that draw their message from societies use and dependence on the motor car.
Several useful English expressions have the word Penny in them - interesting for English speakers, educational for Students of English as a Second Language ( ESL or ESOL , TESOL or even TSL )
The bear is a true wonder of nature and most bear idioms make reference to the strength and forceful nature of this amazing animal.
An idiom is a figurative form of speech in which the person speaking is using words in an imaginative or unusual way. This article focusses on idioms that involve the use of the word frog within them.
If your home language is English, this web page will amuse you, and if you are a student of English, learning to speak English as a second language (ESL or ESOL , TESOL or even TSL ), you should find this list of sayings about eggs very helpful. See how many you can remember.
An article detailing twenty idioms related to Rabbits, Hares and Bunnies. Idioms help make our speech more expressive and colourful. They also provide snippets of advice gleamed from generations of people who have trod life's path before us.
English expressions: fun for English speakers, and a big help if you are learning English as a second language ESL (or ESOL , TESOL or even TSL ) - You'd be surprised to learn how many Colors in English Proverbs and Sayings there are
Ahoy Buckos! Many o' our words be from long ago. jack tars and captains, pirates and wenches. Here be a few phrases that we still use.
There are a number of idioms that involve the word pig. Not all these expressions are, as you might expect, negative and derogatory in tone. They can also be positive and complimentary.
A movie made it popular and marriage counselors used it to coin a very foreboding term. Yet, the seven-year itch once referred to a medical condition. Either way, it has a negative connotation.