习语

用足球语汇得分

You don’t have to play football — or soccer — to speak the language of the world’s most popular sport. Just use any of these common soccer-related phrases.

来尝试一下这些具有海洋灵感的成语

“Getting your feet wet” doesn’t have to involve water. Americans use the phrase to say they’re trying something new. Here are other ocean-inspired idioms.

学英语不一定要付高价

It's often said that if you want the best, you have to "pay top dollar." But some of the best things in life — such as learning English — are indeed free.

这些与树有关的短语可为你的英语表达添新枝

Ready to “branch out” and try something new? Try using one of these tree-inspired phrases to convey ideas creatively and lightheartedly like Americans do.
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天下没有免费的午餐,但是英文讲得像美国人不用花钱

It's true that “there is no free lunch.” But it doesn't cost anything to sound like an American with these expressions containing the word “free.”

直接来自马口的几个习语

Americans use a variety of expressions about animals to convey ideas creatively and lightheartedly. Here are five common ones.
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色彩纷呈的美国英语词汇

Most issues aren’t black or white, meaning they are not always clear-cut. That might be why Americans use these color-based idioms in their everyday speech.

这些气候相关词语倾盆而下

Americans use weather-related words and phrases to describe things other than the weather. You should know these if you’re learning American English.

对美国人来说,这些习惯用语或许是自有切片面包以来的最妙表达方式

If you think with your stomach, it’s likely that you speak the language of food. Here are some food-based idioms common in everyday American speech.