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If-clauses with English idioms (2)

In these sentences I have used common every day "idioms". I thought it would be nice for you to learn a few, whilst you're doing the "if-clauses".

English Idioms (2)


Here are the translations for the English idioms in this exercise.

..to drive someone up the wall ==> jemanden auf die Palme bringen

..to learn your lesson ==> seine Lektion lernen

..not to be on speaking terms ==> nicht mit jemandem sprechen

..to give someone an earful ==> jemanden herunterputzen

..to be sick and tired of something ==> die Nase von etwas gestrichen voll haben/etwas gründlich satt haben

..to give someone the benefit of the doubt ==> im Zweifelsfall zu jemandes Gunsten entscheiden

..a piece of cake ==> ein Kinderspiel/ein Klacks

..to be down in the dumps ==> deprimiert oder "down" sein

..to jump for joy ==> einen Freudensprung machen

...to jog someone's memory ==> jemandes Gedächtnis nachhelfen/auf die Sprünge helfen

 


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