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1.An arm and a leg: đắt đỏ
Eg: It cost me an arm and a leg to buy this car.
2. Over the moon: vô cùng hài lòng, vui thích
Eg: I was over the moon when I passed the exam.
3. Jumping the gun: làm một việc gì đó quá sớm
Eg: You are taking your IELTS test next week?? Aren’t you jumping the gun.You’ve only just started studying.
4. Once in a blue moon: rất hiếm khi xảy ra
Eg: He visits his parents once in a blue moon.
5. A piece of cake: dễ vô cùng
Eg: I reckon getting a band 800 in TOEIC will be a piece of cake! I’m very good at English.
6. A drop in the ocean: một phần cực kì nhỏ bé của 1 thứ vô cùng lớn
Eg: The money sent by comic relief to help poverty in Africa is just a drop in the ocean. They need far more than this.
7. Actions speak louder than words: làm thì hay hơn nói
Eg: We have to actually do something about dirty food. Actions speak louder than words.