Learn English Vocabulary – Be Left Over

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What does the idiom BE LEFT OVER mean?

Something that is left over is unused or remaining. Food can be left over from a meal, and even a topic can be left over from a conversation. The grammar pattern is [something] is left over

  • There was a lot of food left over from the party last night.
  • We only went through four of the topics from the meeting agenda today, so there are three topics left over.

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