Telephone Idioms in English From Happy English NY

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There are a number of idioms and phrasal verbs used regarding the telephone and telephone calls. These phrases can be used in business or in everyday English situations. Let’s check them out! Most people these days have cellular telephone. This hand-held portable telephone is called a mobile phone in many parts of the world, but in the USA, in American …

Phrasal Verbs with “Hang” English Lesson From NY

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A phrasal verb is a verb followed by a preposition that has an idiomatic usage and meaning. Today, we will look at some commonly used phrasal verbs using hang. When you want to encourage someone to keep positive, you can say, hang in there: Hang in there, Jane. I’m sure you’re going to find a new boyfriend soon. Hang on …

English Idiom “Turn Out” from Happy English NY

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The English idiom turn out has a few different meanings and uses, so let’s look at these today. In our first example, turn out means to end or finish in a certain way:       -Despite the bad weather, the party turned out alright!       -Have a good meeting with the boss, and let me know how it turns out. Next, …