What Is An Idiom?

What Is An Idiom?

Writers Write is a comprehensive writing resource. In this post, we describe an idiom.

What Is An Idiom?


An idiom is phrase which has a meaning that is commonly understood by speakers of the language, but whose meaning is often different from the normal meaning of the words.


The Bee’s Knees
The Cat’s Pyjamas

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Posted on: 2nd June 2012