Idioms through pictures

The apple doesn't fall far from the tree a child usually has a similar character or similar qualities to his or her parents: Her daughter soon showed her own musical talent, proving that the apple doesn't fall far from the tree.    ...

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Idioms through pictures

to let the cat out of the bag to reveal a secret: Trump Jr. let the cat out of the bag about how the entire Trump business empire was built on Russian money at a conference in 2008.  ...

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Idioms through pictures

to make-believe to pretend or imagine that something is true or real when it is not. EXAMPLE SENTENCES: I tried to make believe she was happy, but knew deep down it wasn't true. Brenda rode along, make-believing she was a knight riding to the rescue. I was knocking...

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Idioms through pictures

speak of the devil / talk of the devil something you say when the person you were talking about appears unexpectedly: Did you hear what happened to Anna yesterday - oh, speak of the devil, here she is.    

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