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L5 Idioms 10-11

Essential Idioms Lessons 10-11

TermDefinition
To make sure To be sure, to be or make certain, to ascertain
Now and then Occasionally, sometimes, from time to time, once in a while
To get rid of To eliminate, to remove; to discard, to throw away
Every other (one) Every second (one), alternate (ones), skip (one)
To go with To match, to compare well in color or design, to go together
First-rate Excellent, superb
To come from To originate from
To make good time To travel a sufficient distance at a reasonable speed
To mix up To stir or shake well; to confuse, to bewilder
To see about To give attention or time to; to attend to; to see to
To make an impression To influence another person's opinion of oneself; to leave an impression
By heart By memorizing
To keep out Not to enter, not allow to enter
To keep away (from) To stay at a distance (from); to avoid use of; stay away from
To find fault with To criticize, to complain about something
To be up to To be dependent on the decision of another; to feel able to do something
Ill at ease Uncomfortable or worried in a situation
To do over To revise, to do again
To look into To investigate, to examine carefully; to check into
To take hold of To grasp, to grip with the hands
To get through To finish, to complete
From now on From this time into the future
To keep track of To keep or maintain a record of; to remember the location or status of
To get carried away To act in an extreme manner; to go overboard
Created by: eslgirl
 

 



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