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Bless You

Bless You Someone may have said this to you after you sneezed. Sometimes you won’t even know who said it. Why is saying bless you so common? Good question. We’re here to answer it, sort of. Origins of Bless You Bless you has many origins. The first is the belief that it will save you from […]

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1. Add insult to injury  The phrase “add insult to injury” is a common English idiom. It means to make a bad situation worse. This phrase is usually used as part of a sentence. Here are three example sentences for your reference. “They told me I didn’t have enough experience, and to add insult to […]

Learn English Phrases Everyday [audio]

1. A blessing in disguise The phrase “a blessing in disguise” is a common English idiom. It means a good thing that appeared bad at first. In other words, it is used to describe something good that you initially thought was bad. Here are three example sentences for your reference. “Losing that job was a […]

Learn English Phrases Everyday [audio]

1. Foot in the door The phrase “foot in the door” is used in a figurative sense. It is used to describe a way in where progress will be made later. Here are three example sentences for your reference. “You could take on an easier job to get your foot in the door.” “I didn’t […]

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