Fun Easy English Classroom September 29
 
 
 
 

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Idioms Letter O

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

Today learn 10 idioms beginning with the letter O.
Idiom Definition Usage
odds and ends various items We made games for the students using odds and ends from around the house.
of age old enough for certain privileges When he became of age we had a big party for him to celebrate.
of age fully developed Cars became of age many years ago.
of course Certainly Of course you can use my car if you want to.
off again, on again uncertain The plans for the party were off again, on again.
off and on intermittently It has been raining off and on since this morning.
off base inaccurate He was really off base on his estimate of the budget.
off beat unconventional The movie was very off beat.
off center misaligned The picture looks good on that wall but it's a little off center.
off color inappropriate and offensive He likes to tell off color jokes at work.
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From YOUR Teacher: Odds and Ends

This idiom is really good to use in a situation where a group of things cannot be described with a single word. For example using "odds and ends" from the refrigerator to make a meal means using a lot of partially used food items for preparation.
 
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