Idioms: Enhancing your English Understanding

Introduction to English Language Idioms A to B

This course will provides you with pronunciation guidance, definitions and sample sentences of common English idioms. After completing this course, you will be able to confidently use these idioms in professional, academic and social settings and recognize them in novels and non-fiction texts.

The course is structured in bite sized pieces - each video has a short introduction, slides with the definition and sample sentences of the idiom, and a short conclusion. Each lecture also contains a quiz so you can check your learning retention, and a final exam is provided in order to enable you to evaluate your overall learning.

You should take this course if you want to enhance your ability to understand and confidently use American English language idioms in order to communicate more effectively.

Intended Audience: Students

Introduction Part 1
Introduction Part 2
Lecture 3: "Ace in the Hole" to "Actions Speak Louder than Words"
Lesson 4: "Actions speak louder than words" to "Armed to the Teeth"
Lecture Go Back to Square One
Lecture: Quick Win
Lecture: Bats in the Belfry
Lecture: Hit Below the Belt
Lecture: Bottom of the Barrel
Lecture: Big Fish
Lecture: Bite to Blackout
Mind Maps

What's included

  • 12 Video Lessons
  • 1 Text Lesson

  • Works on all devices
  • Certificate of completion

Michael Hallett