Idiomatic Expression 1- ‘The best of both worlds’ Meaning Lo mejor de dos oportunidades distintas a la vez
Example: “By working part-time and looking after her kids two days a week she managed to get the best of both worlds.” Making Lily aid's the best of both worlds
Idiomatic Expression 2- ‘Speak of the devil’ Meaning Significa que estás hablando de alguien y esta persona aparece en este momento.
Ejemplo: “Hi, Tom, speak of the devil, I was just telling Sara about your new car.” Speak of the devil. It's Mike Doyle
Idiomatic Expression 3- See eye to eye Meaning Estar de acuerdo con alguien.
Ejemplo: “They finally saw eye to eye on the business deal.” They saw eye to eye on that
Idiomatic Expressions 4- ‘Once in a blue moon’ Meaning Algo rarísimo.
Ejemplo: “I only go to the cinema once in a blue moon.”
Every once in a blue moon, something extraordinary happens
Idiomatic Expression 5- When pigs fly’ Meaning Algo que nunca va a pasar.
Ejemplo: “ When pigs fly she’ll tidy up her room.”
Idiomatic Expression 6- ‘To cost an arm and a leg’ Meaning Algo muy caro.
Ejemplo: “Fuel these days costs an arm and a leg.” Well, it took us three years, cost an arm and a leg
Idiomatic Expression 7- ‘A piece of cake’ Meaning Algo muy fácil.
Ejemplo: “The English test was a piece of cake.” Crashing this joint is a piece of cake
Idiomatic Expression 8- Let the cat out of the bag’– Meaning Revelar un secreto accidentalmente.
Ejemplo: “I let the cat out of the bag about their wedding plans.”
Idiomatic Expression 9- ‘To feel under the weather’– Meaning Sentirse mal.
Ejemplo: “I’m really feeling under the weather today; I have a terrible cold.”
Idiomatic Expression 10-To kill two birds with one stone’– Meaning Solucionar dos problemas a la vez.
Ejemplo: “By taking my dad on holiday, I killed two birds with one stone. I got to go away but also spend time with him.” I just flgured you wanted to kill two birds with one stone