Daily English Phrasal Verb/Idiom of the Day – 29 January 2018

By | January 29, 2018

Phrasal Verb of the Day
Hold on
✔️ Meaning:
▪️ To wait for a short time

✔️ For example:
▪️ Hold on Hold on for a moment and I’ll get Jamal on the line.
▪️ Hold on I started to walk away, but my boss said, “Hold on! I haven’t finished talking to you yet.”


Idiom of the Day
Join the club!
✔️ Meaning:
▪️ You can say “Join the club!” to someone who has just experienced something unpleasant that you’ve also experienced, or to someone who’s in an unfortunate position that’s similar to your own.

✔️ For example:
▪️ You were conned by a bank into taking out a mortgage, and now they own your home? Join the club! We lost ours last month.
▪️ Peter: “Bobby here just got sacked because a machine can do his job cheaper.” Paul: “Yeah? Join the club, Bobby!”


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