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    Default Your favourite idiom?

    Yellow, guys!

    Everybody has a favourite word in a language.
    I was wondering: what's your favourite idiom, if you have one?

    As for me, it's "cupboard love" ^^
    I know the meaning is fairly negative, though I just love it :)

    Go on, express your love to idioms! ;)
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    Default Re: Your favourite idiom?

    out of the blue is my favourite. It means suddenly or unexpectedly.
    I learnt it from a song called Out of the blue by Delta Goodrem.

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    Default Re: Your favourite idiom?

    have a (good) head on one's shoulders

    to be sensible and intelligent

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    Default Re: Your favourite idiom?

    I love idioms (and still learning) and cannot just pick one.

    I find idioms a very creative way (visualizing) to put the meaning across.

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    Default Re: Your favourite idiom?

    till the cows come home: for a very long time; indefinitely
    burn the midnight oil: to work or study very late at night
    head over heels in love: deeply in love
    let bygones be bygones: forget about the disagreement

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