B1 – Lower Intermediate
An idiom is a word or phrase which means something different from its literal meaning. When used correctly, it can amplify messages in a way that draws readers and listeners in and helps awaken their senses.
Let us get to find out some of the most used idioms and their crazy origins.
1. Tell some real-life situations when you have used or experienced these idioms.
2. Are you good at using idioms when speaking? How do you feel about people who are good at using idioms in a conversation?
3. Give an example of a Spanish idiom and explain its meaning and origin.
4. When is it necessary to use idioms? When is it not?