Idioms are so useful when it comes to expressing something in a better way, especially in the speaking section. There are some situations when you have to state something in a short period of time but it takes so much time to deliver. Then comes the role of idioms that makes your sentences look more precise and effective. Here is lesson 1 of the Useful Idioms for Better Communication Series that you can learn to improve your speaking and writing.
Daily Use Idioms #11
Here is the list of 7 Idioms in this lesson. Learn, Use, and Improve.
Note: sth means something while sb means somebody. One’s is replaced with a possessive pronoun such as your, my, his, her, etc.
1. be in a bad way
2. set( or start ) the ball rolling
3. get/ jump/ leap on the bandwagon
4. (not) bat an eye/ eyelash/ eyelid
5. get out of bed on the wrong side/ get up on the wrong side of the bed
6. give sb a hell
7. give sb the benefit of doubt
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