idiom meaning

An idiom is a phrase or expression that typically presents a figurative, non-literal meaning attached to the phrase; but some phrases become figurative idioms while retaining the literal meaning of the phrase. Categorized as formulaic language, an idiom's figurative meaning is different from the literal meaning. Idioms occur frequently in all languages; in English alone there are an estimated twenty-five million idiomatic expressions.

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    Closed Win

    Idioms & Phrases on Winning though winning means everything in business, it is not just getting ahead of others. it also means, getting ahead of yourself. to be successful, it is important to have a “will to win” and when life throws unexpected things at you, you should be able to bounce...
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    Help (newbie) ano po mga meaning ng ginagamit nyong mga shortcut?

    Di ko po kasi maintindahan,wala din pong thread na may dictionary ng mga häçk or list. Salmat po. Katulad po ng mga hbt,uc,om and etc. Thanks!
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    Help me with this word Question Urgent help needed! Hi! Grammer Q How should I say this Is this correct? Idiom meaning