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

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Created by: evergreen1225

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One who has a stiff upper lip displays fortitude in the face of adversity, or exercises great self-restraint in the expression of emotion. The phrase is most commonly heard as part of the idiom "keep ...

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We all have heard idioms and expressions, but do you know how they came to be? The origins of these sayings can be found in the history of America. We will explore some common American idioms that are used today and their origins. You may not think that PDFs play a significant role in this conversation; here, if you want to rotate your PDF, then you need Adobe Acrobat Pro DC software! This blog post is about exploring the origin of idioms like “figures of speech” or “to turn over a new leaf” by using Adobe Acrobat Pro DC software.

05:42, 11 December 2021


I'm taking a language class and we're learning about idioms. I've always thought of them as funny expressions that make no sense, like "raining cats and dogs." But they actually have very interesting stories behind them! Check out this blog resumes planet post to learn more about some common American idioms.

00:31, 16 November 2021
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