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    IDIOMS

    1-to rain cats and dogs : bardaktan boşanırcasına yağmur yağmak.
    ** can't go out. Look! It is raining cats and dogs.

    2-to break an appointment : randevuya gitmemek.
    He was stuck in the traffic so broke the appointment.

    3-to kill the goose that lays the golden eggs:
    Altın yumurtlayan kazı kesmek, işini kendi eliyle bozmak

    4-heavy handed : eline ağır, beceriksiz

    5-as meek as a lamb : kuzu gibi uysal

    6-Keep your hair on : Sinirlerine hakim ol.

    7-expert at something : bir şeyde uzman
    Bill is expert on Mathematics.
    Bill Matematik'te uzmandır.

    8-for good or ill : sonuç ne olursa olsun
    For good or ill-**'ve done it! **'re married!
    Sonuç ne olursa olsun - bu işi yaptık! Evlendik

    9-high and low : her yerde
    Where have you been all day?
    Bütün gün nerede idin?
    I've been looking for you high and low?
    Seni her yerde aradım.

    10-few and far bet**en : seyrek
    Jack's visits to his old friends are few and far bet**en,
    these days.
    Jack'ın eski arkadaşlarını ziyayreti bugünlerde seyrek oluyor.
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    11-a bird's-eye view : kuşbakışı
    ** can get a good bird's-eye view of the village
    from the top of that hill.

    12-to let the cat out of the bag : bir sırrı açıklamak
    Bill and Jill's marriage was to be a secret but Jill's
    youngest sister let the cat out of the bag yesterday.

    13-in the same boat : benzer durumda, aynı şartlar altında
    The earth is getting dirtier. The rich countries think that
    they are in safe. But they are wrong.
    ** are all in the same boat.

    14-to kill time : zaman öldürmek, zaman geçirmek
    Kathy killed time by reading a magazine
    while she was waiting for London Train.

    15-old hand : deneyimli kişi
    Tom is an old hand at repairing cars.

    16-on the go : iş başında
    You can't see Bill now. He is on the go.

    17-wolf in sheep's clothing : kuzu postunda kurt, hilebaz, düzenbaz
    Although Willam behaved like a gentleman, he was a wolf in
    sheep's clothing.

    18-Dutch treat : Alman usulü, herkes kendi hesabını ödüyor.
    They agreed to go Dutch treat on the dinner.

    19-eat one's words : özür dilemek, sözünü geri almak
    I had to eat my words when James turned up on time after all.

    20-fool around : zaman harcamak
    Don't fool around. You must finish the work by 5 p.m. tomorrow.
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    21-white lie : masum yalan
    Robert told her sick wife a white lie not to make her unhappy.

    22-all night long : bütün gece
    They had to work hard all night long to finish the work.

    23-bosom friend : yakın arkadaş
    Ted and Denny have been bosom friends for many years.

    24-chicken-hearted : korkak
    Bill was chicken-hearted when he was young .

    25-down and out : sefil, yoksul
    ** should **** more to those who are down and out.

    26-to feel like : canı istemek
    Do you feel like going to London next **ekend.

    27-fair and square : dürüst, dobra
    John said to his son "You must be fair and square
    with the people you work."

    28-in a body : birlikte
    Our friends arrived at the camp in a body yesterday.

    29-to keep cool : sakin kalmak
    The teacher said to the students "You should keep cool during
    the entire discussion."

    30-to lose one's shirt : tüm parasını yitirmek
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    31-to eat like a horse : ayı/öküz gibi yemek
    Bill eats like a horse, but he is very thin.

    32-as brave as a lion : çok cesur
    Rodi is not very big, but he is as brave as a lion.

    33-to pull in (or tighten) one's belt :
    kemer sıkmak, masrafları azaltmak
    They had to tighten their belts while their father was unemployed.

    34-to die one's boots :
    yatakta ölmemek, çalışırken veya ayakta ölmek.
    Jack had to work so he died in his boots.

    35-shirty : kızgın
    Dorothy got very shirty when she lost her money.

    36-to give someone a black look : birine kızgın bir şekilde bakmak
    Her father gave her a black look when she got home very late.

    37-plum : (iş vb.) yüksek ödemeli, maaşlı
    John's father got a plum job with an international company-free car,
    expenses and much more.

    38-baking-hot : kavurucu sıcak, çok sıcak
    The first day of their holiday was a baking hot .

    39-to salt away : para biriktirmek
    Tim is not very rich, he is trying to salt away for a rainy day.

    40-my ears are burning : kulaklarım çınlıyor, birisi beni anıyor.
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    41-to be (go) black in the face : çok kızmak
    He **nt black in the face when his wife told him she had crashed his car.

    42-not have a bean : hiç parası olmamak
    I want to buy this shirt but I haven't a bean on me at the moment.

    43-family tree : soy ağacı
    Bill says that his family tree includes lots of noblemen.

    44-one's daily bread : nafaka, kazanç
    Suzy writes stories but her daily bread comes from teaching.

    45-a piece of cake : çok kolay birşey
    Regan won the race easily. It was a piece of cake.

    46-a bad egg : dürüst olmayan kişi
    Tom is a bad egg so he was sent to the prison for many times.

    47-in the soup : başı dertte olmak
    John did not do his homework yesterday, so he is in the soup today.

    48-have no backbone : zayıf karakterli
    Betty has no backbone; when you are in danger she leaves you..

    49-a brain wave : aniden gelen güzel fikir
    The marketing problem worried them for two **eks until Jack
    got a brain wave and they solved it in two days.

    50-**ll-heeled : zengin
    Although Jack is **ll-heeled he lives in a small house .
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    51-population explosion : nüfus patlaması
    There was a big population explosion in our country.

    52-slip of tongue : dil sürçmesi
    I am so sorry Jack. I didn't mean to say that.
    It was a slip of the tongue.

    53-man/woman of the world : engin tecrübeli, çok tecrübeli
    Betty's uncle is really a man of his word.

    54-man/woman of his/her word : sözünün eri
    ** can rely on Mr. Hill. He is a man of his word.

    55-the man/woman in the street : sokaktaki insan, vatandaş
    The man in the street is against the new tax.

    56-white elephant : lüzumsuz şeyler, gereksiz şeyler, ıvır zıvır
    Most of the houses are full of white elephants.

    57-short cut : kestirme yol
    The Little Red Riding Hood **nt on the main road but the Wolf took
    the short cut.

    58-green belt : yeşil kuşak
    It is banned to built factories and offices in the green belt around most
    of the European cities.

    59-capital punishment : ölüm cezası
    Capital punishment was abolished in Turkey last year.

    60-flat battery : boşalmış akü, boşalmış pily
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    Barking up the wrong tree
    Yanlış ağaca havlamak
    Cevabı yanlış yerde aramak

    Put someone in the picture
    Birini resme koymak
    Birine olayın iç yüzünü anlatmak

    To keep one's fingers crossed
    İyi şans dilemek

    To throw one's hang in
    Vazgeçmek

    To break the back of it
    İşin çoğunu tamamlamak

    To be on one's toes
    Harekete geçmek için her zaman hazır olmak

    Head start
    Avans Vermek

    To pull someone's leg
    Şaka ile kandırmak

    To put one's foot in it
    İstemeden utandırmak

    To toe the line
    Kurallara uymak

    To be up in arms
    Muhalafet etmek
    çok karşı çıkmak

    To give someone the elbow
    Birinden kurtulmak

    To get something off one's chest
    İtiraf etmek

    To have a chip on one's shoulder
    Kompleksli olmak

    To be neck and neck
    Aynı düzeyde olmak

    Off the top of one's head
    Düşünmeden

    To be tied up with something
    Birşeyden dolayı o anda meşgul olmak

    To be full of beans
    Hayat dolu olmak

    It was a piece of cake
    Çok kolaydı

    To drop someone a line
    Birisine çok kısa mektup yazmak

    To get carried away
    Birşeyden dolayı aşırı heyecanlanmak

    To make a mountain out of a molehill
    Pireyi deve yapmak

    To hit the roof
    Sinirden tepesi artmak

    My father is as bald as an egg
    Babam kabak gibi keldir

    He has a memory like ***ve
    Hafızası çok kötüdür

    He came out smelling like a rose
    Çok başarılıydı

    He lives like a king
    Kral gibi yaşar

    She has a memory like an elephant
    Hafızası çok kuvvetlidir

    She took it like a duck to water
    Onun için çok doğaldı

    She looks like death warmed over
    Çok gariban gözüküyor

    He treats me like dirt
    Bana çok kötü davranıyor

    She treats me like a king
    Bana kral gibi davranıyor

    He sticks out like a sore thumb
    Herkes tarafından farkedilen birisi

    He works like a horse
    Çok sıkı çalışır

    He has a mind like a steel trap
    Çok zeki birisi

    He looks like a million
    Harika gözüküyor

    He **nt on like a broken record
    Kırık plak gibi konuştu

    She has something up her sleeve
    Birşey planlıyor

    He s**ars like a trooper
    Çok küfür eder

    She tells it like it is
    Herşeyi olduğu gibi söyler

    It works like a charm
    Çok iyi çalışır

    My mother **ars the pants in the family
    Evin hakimi annemdir

    The news spread like a wildfire
    Haberler çok hızlı bir şekilde yayıldı

    The kids fought like cats and dogs on the street
    Çocuklar sokakta kedi-köpek gibi kavga ettiler

    My girlfriend is as cute as a button
    Kızarkadaşım çok güzeldir

    I drink cofee once in a blue moon
    Ayda yılda bir kahve içerim

    I am tikcled pink that I have passed the exam
    Sınavı geçtiğim için çok heyecanlıyım

    He eats like a pig
    Çok fazla yemek yer

    He took it like a man
    Olgun bir şekilde kabul etti

    He eats like a bird
    Çok az yemek yer

    He drinks like a fish
    Çok içki içer

    I slept like a dog
    Çok güzel uyudum

    My brother runs like a wind
    Kardeşim çok hızlı koşar

    The teacher is hot under the collar
    Öğretmen çok kızgındır

    A good friend would give you the shirt off his back
    İyi arkadaş senin için herşeyi yapar

    ** must tighten our belts now
    Kemerleri sıkmamız lazım

    I have been hoodwinked
    Aldatıldım

    That idea is old hat
    Bu modası geçmiş bir fikir

    Guests are given the red carpet treatmen in Turkey
    Türkiye'de misafirlere çok iyi davranılır

    Let's go out and paint the town red
    Hadi dışarı çıkıp şehrin altını üstüne getirelim

    I always look at the world through rose coloured glasses
    Dünyaya her zaman pembe gözlüklerle bakarım

    When I bought a summer house she was green with envy
    Yazlık ev aldığımda kıskançlıktan ****ye döndü

    Don't look so blue! Try to be optimistic
    O kadar karamsar bakma! Biraz iyimser olmaya çalış

    John is a true blue friend
    John çok sadık bir arkadaştır

    This money is my golden oppurtunity to buy a new car
    Bu para yeni bir araba almak için altın gibi bir fırsat

    I don't have a red cent
    Tek kuruşum bile yok

    Mary talks like a blue streak
    Mary çok konuşkandır

    He sees red whenever he loses the match
    Ne zaman maçı kaybetse kendini kaybeder

    I am in a red
    Boğazıma kadar borca battım

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