Phrase of the day: saying it is one thing; meaning it is another.
Jon Wright is the author of the wonderful Idioms Organiser, for our money perhaps the best self-study book on idioms
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Phrase of the day: What’re you doing later?
Lots of very common chunks don’t get taught early enough in many course because they are seen as somehow being
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Chunk of the day: Just because . . . it doesn’t mean
We’ve both often had students act more than a little surprised at our apparently un-English ways. Smiling and being friendly
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