Fun Easy English Classroom April 29


Learn American
English idioms
beginning with
letter F
Idioms Letter F

Today in the Fun Easy English classroom you are going to learn some idioms beginning with the letter F.
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Idioms: American English Idioms - Letter F

Today learn 10 idioms beginning with the letter F.
Idiom Definition Usage
face down defeat They were able to face down their competitors.
face off confrontation The two sides were headed for a nasty face off.
face the music accept reality He is going to have to face the music sooner or later.
face up to accept You must face up to the fact that you cannot be an artist.
face value the official value He gave me the old coins at face value.
face value possibly less than the truth You have to take what she says at face value.
facts of life birth, marriage and sex He seems to be too young to know about the facts of life.
fair and square using proper conduct The American team won the game fair and square.
fair game desirable and available The house is fair game for potential buyers.
fair play proper conduct He believes in fair play and is an asset to the team.
From YOUR Teacher: Face Off

No your face is not going to come off. This idiom is used to describe a situation where at least two people are going to be at opposite ends of an issue and will get together to talk about it often ending up with fighting. In the sport of ice hockey, a face off is when two players await the drop of a puck which they then try to control.
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