Idiom Lesson “Couch Potato” From Happy English New York!

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Are you a couch* potato? Many people these days are. Can you guess the meaning from the image? If you put a potato on a couch what does it do? Nothing! So, if you are a couch potato, it means you spend a lot of time sitting on the sofa doing nothing but watching TV or playing video games.
-Lee has been a couch potato ever since he got that XBOX 360
-I was a couch potato on Sunday. It was very relaxing.
Are you a couch potato? Leave a comment and let us know

*Couch is another word for sofa



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