A piece of cake

A piece of cake

This idiom is very common in native speakers when they consider that a specific activity is really easy, so do not make mistakes if you listen to a person saying this expression, if we do an activity that is too easy we can use this idiom.

Can’t judge a book by its cover

Can´t judge a book by its cover

Can´t judge a book by its cover is a typical expression very common in everyday communication, Most of the times when you see a person for the first time you judge him / her according to his / her appearance, something that is not correct. Therefore, we should not judge a book by its cover, […]

Don’t cry over spilt milk

Don´t cry over the spilt milk

Many people use this idiomatic expressions in daily conversations. If we make a mistake or have a problem we must try to solve them using different strategies, therefore, it is better not to worry about things that we can change.  In this way, we are going to feel better and confortable, so don’t worry be […]

Coach potato

Couch potato

I heard this idiomatic expression many times in conversations with many people. It refers to people who spend their time watching televion or doing nothing at home, all the time they are watching their favorite tv program, soap opera or movies and do not have physical activity. So, do not be a couch potato, do […]

As cool as a cucumber

As cool as a cucumber

As cool as a cucumber is common used in different conversations, there are some people that have problems, but they do not feel worried or upset, on the contrary they are totally relaxed and very calm, therefore these people are all the time as cool as a cucumber.

Hold your horses

Hold your horses

“Hold your horses” means that you must be very patient and relaxed in different situations. Most of the times, when you make some decisions too quickly, you are going to face some problems, so it is better to hold your horses before doing some things.

To break the ice

To break the ice

If you are a teacher, most of the times when we have new students we use different strategies to break the ice at the class, students need to know each other. In this way, students are going to feel confortable and ready to communicate with classmates.