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ielts tips common idioms for speaking part.9

IELTS Tips: Common Idioms for Speaking Part.9

ielts tips common idioms for speaking part.9

IELTS Tips: Common Idioms for Speaking Part.9

1. Rain on someone’s parade

Meaning:

Spoil something for others, or to mention bad news.

Example sentence:

I don’t mean to rain on your parade, but there are no dogs allowed here.

2. Spill the beans

Meaning:

Give away a secret.

Example sentence:

I was told by Matthew about what happened on Saturday. Spill the beans!

3. The ball is in your court

Meaning:

When something is your decision.

Example sentence:

I filled out the application and provided all the information they asked for. The ball is in their court now.

4. The best thing since sliced bread

Meaning:

A really good invention.

Example sentence:

I’ve bought a new touchscreen computer, it’s the greatest thing since sliced bread.

As you embark on your journey to improve your language skills, remember that idioms are more than just linguistic embellishments—they are gateways to a deeper understanding of culture and context. To continue enhancing your language proficiency and preparing for exams like IELTS, we regularly share insightful tips and content on our Facebook and Instagram pages. Follow us for a wealth of resources that go beyond the basics, helping you navigate the subtleties of the English language and stand out in your language assessments. Language mastery is a continuous process, and we are here to support your ongoing growth and success.

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