Idioms & expressions
Add new idioms and expressions to your vocabulary. Learn how to use them in real-life situations.
It’s generally advisable to avoid using “please advise” unless it’s entirely appropriate. Let’s find out how to use “please advise” correctly.
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The idiom “touch base” is largely used in the business world. It is a form of expression to tell a person that you would like to make an appointment, aim for a meeting, or arrange a time to meet.
Until the phrase “Hold my beer” became a meme on the internet, it was a characteristic expression in English jokes or used as a statement for silly ideas.
“Indubitably” means being so certain about something impossible to doubt or question.
In order to understand when to use passivity and when passiveness, you first need to know the meaning of “passive”.
“Among” is usually used in the US (American English), whereas “amongst” is commonly used in Britain (British English).
“Toward” is a word dating back to Old English, where it was a portmanteau of to and -weard, a suffix indicating direction. It existed thus in the developing English language for centuries.