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  1. Exclamation Sticky Thread Important: Test your idioms

    Started by Tdol, 31-Mar-2005 03:52
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  2. Exclamation Sticky Thread Important: Our Free Idioms Dictionary!

    Started by Red5, 04-May-2007 20:15
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  1. Animal idioms

    Started by Mad-ox, 01-Sep-2006 09:40
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  2. English Idioms and Sayings

    Started by RonBee, 10-Dec-2003 19:15
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    21-May-2010, 11:07 Go to last post
  3. Business English Idioms

    Started by PROESL, 27-Aug-2009 17:28
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  4. The most popular idioms or proverbs

    Started by bmo, 03-Nov-2003 00:07
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  5. Smile What's your favourite Idiom?

    Started by Veron1, 19-Aug-2007 19:03
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  6. If the shoe fits wear it

    Started by sadeadu, 26-May-2008 17:57
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    29-May-2008, 19:56 Go to last post
  7. I`ve got a problem with *have got*

    Started by Nataly B, 18-Jun-2013 07:33
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    14-Dec-2013, 10:54 Go to last post
  8. looking for an idiom

    Started by vulpes, 02-Jan-2005 09:14
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  9. I'll tell you some

    Started by Englishlanguage, 23-Jun-2007 18:07
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    26-Jun-2007, 13:51 Go to last post
  10. ask

    Started by skotopes, 02-Mar-2011 18:18
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    13-Mar-2011, 18:38 Go to last post
  11. hand

    Started by jiang, 30-Mar-2008 13:53
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    10-Apr-2008, 11:01 Go to last post
  12. looking for a saying/idiom

    Started by dean1, 16-May-2005 12:40
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    01-Jun-2005, 22:47 Go to last post
  13. Talk to you soon/later

    Started by Antonio, 14-Aug-2004 02:13
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    10-Jul-2007, 14:08 Go to last post
  14. Body Part Idioms.

    Started by RobbieCook, 19-Sep-2006 17:15
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    20-Jun-2008, 14:43 Go to last post
  15. Needful Things

    Started by Miner49'er, 27-Nov-2006 10:44
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    05-Jul-2008, 20:13 Go to last post
  16. might be a bit offensive but...

    Started by b.a.d., 03-Mar-2009 19:11
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  17. Unhappy duck let loose

    Started by undertakerTR, 15-Nov-2010 19:35
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  18. [Idiom] idioms meaning "in difficult situation"

    Started by Olenek, 18-Apr-2011 05:53
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  19. an idiom

    Started by green_summer, 09-Jul-2004 09:03
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  20. Go Dutch

    Started by blacknomi, 05-Sep-2004 07:37
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    20-Sep-2004, 14:44 Go to last post
  21. Stupid is as Stupid Does

    Started by TomBrooklyn, 09-Dec-2005 19:32
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    08-Apr-2010, 12:10 Go to last post
  22. butter in mouth

    Started by MadHorse, 05-Jan-2006 04:44
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    19-Jan-2006, 06:53 Go to last post
  23. hang of it!

    Started by blouen, 11-Jul-2007 22:49
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    31-Jul-2007, 04:06 Go to last post
  24. bury the hatchet

    Started by phorntita, 02-May-2009 05:21
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    25-May-2009, 14:28 Go to last post
  25. Crazy Expressions

    Started by PROESL, 13-Sep-2009 02:39
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  26. Idiom? Red meat for the right wings

    Started by bmo, 22-Jan-2004 21:31
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  27. Two idioms-same meaning?

    Started by P. Fogg, 07-May-2004 17:15
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    26-Jun-2004, 16:42 Go to last post
  28. British English idioms or sayings for surprise

    Started by hrdsmj, 27-Sep-2010 11:45
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  29. Inspirational thoughts

    Started by rosyrose, 11-Oct-2010 05:51
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    07-Nov-2010, 04:24 Go to last post
  30. idiom about knowing nothing

    Started by Puru Muru, 04-Feb-2011 16:29
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