How to learn English idioms easily – Week 3

Learn English idioms

As I already told you, native English speakers learn idioms naturally even without noticing it. At first they just hear or read them. Then they gradually start using these idioms in their speaking and writing.

You, as an English learner, you have to avoid memorizing idioms.
Instead, you have to use new idioms on a regular basis and as often as possible.
Doing this, you are more likely going to integrate them in your vocabulary like native English speakers do.

 

7 New Idioms…

He has the more expensive car I have ever seen! OBVIOUSLY, he has a lot of money.
(Clearly)
IT OCCURRED TO ME that I can save a lot of money if I stop smoking.
(I found, I thought)
I’m getting KIND OF bored with my friends. They never want to meet.
(sort of)
You’D BETTER stop smoking and drinking if you want to improve your health.
(giving advice)
Please, take the seat that SUITS you BEST.
(the one you like best)
I WISH I COULD make more money to buy a new car!
(To express desire)
I’ve been looking for my keys for more than an hour but they are NOWHERE TO BE SEEN.
(Impossible to find)

 

How To Learn English Idioms Easily?

If you want to grow your English vocabulary, I recommend you to work whith these idioms for a while until you assimilate them.

Don’t memorize them. You’re going to forget them as soon as you try to memorize new ones. The worst way to learn new vocabulary is to write down endless lists of new words and then trying to memorize them one after another.

If you really want to learn English idioms easily I recommend you to:

  1. Check my new post with brand new idioms every week.
  2. For 7 days in a row, try to make sentences with every one of these 7 idioms once a day.
  3. Force yourself to use them as much as possible whenever you have to speak or write in English.
  4. In a future come back randomly to any of these posts to review your idioms.

Doing that, instead of just memorizing these idioms, chances are that you are going to assimilate them and using them naturally whenever you speak or write in English.

 

And Remember These Idioms…

Learn English Idioms_Week 3

It’s now time for you to learn English idioms!
Go ahead and enjoy them!!!

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Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s author is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Learn English Like Me and learnenglishlikeme.com with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

How to learn English idioms easily – Week 2

Learn English idioms

As I already told you, native English speakers learn idioms naturally even without noticing it. At first they just hear or read them. Then they gradually start using these idioms in their speaking and writing.

You, as an English learner, you have to avoid memorizing idioms.
Instead, you have to use new idioms on a regular basis and as often as possible.
Doing this, you are more likely going to integrate them in your vocabulary like native English speakers do.

 

7 New Idioms…

There’s NO WAY TO learn English in only a week.
(Absolutely not)
I like to WRITE DOWN good ideas that come to my mind in order not to forget them.
(To make notes)
IT’S TOO BAD that you’re not going to come to my birthday!
(Regretting something)
I CAME ACROSS a bag full of money in the street and I gave it to the police.
(To find by accident)
Whenever there’s a bad smell, she CHECKS OUT every room to find out where it comes from.
(To inspect)
I NEED YOU TO clean the house because I have to go to work.
(To ask someone to do something)
Stop complaining that you’re jobless. GO AHEAD and keep looking for a job.
(Continue to do something)

 

How To Learn English Idioms Easily?

If you want to grow your English vocabulary, I recommend you to work whith these idioms for a while until you assimilate them.

Don’t memorize them. You’re going to forget them as soon as you try to memorize new ones. The worst way to learn new vocabulary is to write down endless lists of new words and then trying to memorize them one after another.

If you really want to learn English idioms easily I recommend you to:

  1. Check my new post with brand new idioms every week.
  2. For 7 days in a row, try to make sentences with every one of these 7 idioms once a day.
  3. Force yourself to use them as much as possible whenever you have to speak or write in English.
  4. In a future come back randomly to any of these posts to review your idioms.

Doing that, instead of just memorizing these idioms, chances are that you are going to assimilate them and using them naturally whenever you speak or write in English.

 

And Remember These Idioms…

Learn English Idioms_Week 2

It’s now time for you to learn English idioms!
Go ahead and enjoy them!!!

Copyright © Learn English Like Me and learnenglishlikeme.com, (2012-2016).
Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s author is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Learn English Like Me and learnenglishlikeme.com with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

How to learn English idioms easily – Week 1

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Native English speakers learn idioms naturally even without noticing it. At first they just hear or read them. Then they gradually start using these idioms in their speaking and writing.

You, as an English learner, you have to avoid memorizing idioms.
Instead, you have to use new idioms on a regular basis and as often as possible.
Doing this, you are more likely going to integrate them in your vocabulary like native English speakers do.

 

7 New Idioms…

IM INTO music since the day my father gave me a brand new guitar.
( To be into something –> To be interested in)
It’s raining a lot. CHANCES ARE that we are going to stay at home all day.
(Chances are –> It is likely)
I want to FIGURE OUT a way to earn money because I want to buy a car.
(To figure out –> To find an answer to a problem)
HOLD YOUR HORSES! You can’t ask this girl for a date because she’s married!
(Hold your horses –> Wait! Hold on!)
Before giving back your exam to the teacher you have to DOUBLE CHECK your answers to avoid errors.
(To double check –> To check more than once something)
Stop complaining about everything! You are such a PAIN IN THE ASS.
(A pain in the ass –> An anoying thing or person)(Only used in informal language)
I was a good Basketball player. ACTUALLY I was the best player of my college team.
(Actually –> In fact)

 

How To Learn English Idioms Easily?

If you want to grow your English vocabulary, I recommend you to work whith these idioms for a while until you assimilate them.

Don’t memorize them. You’re going to forget them as soon as you try to memorize new ones. The worst way to learn new vocabulary is to write down endless lists of new words and then trying to memorize them one after another.

If you really want to learn English idioms easily I recommend you to:

  1. Check my new post with brand new idioms every week.
  2. For 7 days in a row, try to make sentences with every one of these 7 idioms once a day.
  3. Force yourself  to use them as much as possible whenever you have to speak or write in English.
  4. In a future come back randomly to any of these posts to review your idioms.

Doing that, instead of just memorizing these idioms, chances are that you are going to assimilate them and using them naturally whenever you speak or write in English.

 

And Remember These Idioms…

Learn English Idioms_Week 1
 
It’s now time for you to learn English idioms!
Go ahead and enjoy them!!!

Copyright © Learn English Like Me and learnenglishlikeme.com, (2012-2016).
Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s author is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Learn English Like Me and learnenglishlikeme.com with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.