Fun Easy English Classroom December 22
 
 
 
 

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Idioms Letter Y

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

Today learn some idioms beginning with the letter Y.
Idiom Definition Usage
year round the entire year without closing The supermarket is now open year-round.
yellow coward Hey this guy is really yellow.
yellow bellied cowardly He is a yellow-bellied person.
yellow belly coward He is such a yellow belly.
yellow streak cowardly tendencies He has a yellow streak.
you bet Of course You bet I am angry with you.
you bet your boots Of course You bet your boots I am angry with you.
you bet your life Of course You bet your life I am angry with you.
More Idioms
From YOUR Teacher: Yellow

This idiom is used to indicate someone who is a coward or someone who is afraid of something. The following video is a movie clip from Back to the Future 3. They use the idioms "yellow" and "yellow belly" in this scene.
Video: Back to the Future 3 "Nobody Calls Me Yellow"
Back to the Future 3 is a 1990 American science fiction comedy Western film. This is the scene "Nobody Calls Me Yellow" which shows usage of a couple of idioms.
 
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