Today Y5’s have learnt about idioms. They know that idioms are used to say something in a different way. Idioms have a figurative meaning – like metaphor/personification – and it is different than the literal [ordinary] meaning. We used ICT during Literacy today to find out more about Idioms. Enjoy Ishwar’s PPT in the format of a PDF document. Watch this space for more idioms.
Here’s some more idioms – which other idioms do you know? Who let the cat out of the bag? -who told the secret? – or…. to spill the beans. Caught red handed -caught in the act of busy doing something. On cloud nine – good times, you’re very happy.
Do you know this one? – Curiosity killed the cat….