TO PUT ONE’S FOOT IN ONE’S NOUTH

TO PUT ONE’S FOOT IN ONE’S NOUTH

to say or do something tactless or embarrassing: I really put my foot in my mouth – I asked her if Jane was her mother, but she said Jane is her sister. When I told Ann that her hair was more beautiful than I had ever seen it, I really put my foot in my mouth. It was...
LIAR, LIAR, PANTS ON FIRE.

LIAR, LIAR, PANTS ON FIRE.

MEANING:A phrase normally used by children to indicate they think someone is lying.»Liar, liar, pants on fire» is a children’s jump-rope rhyme also used as a playground taunt. Adults, and especially political commentators, have also been known to use the phrase...
Las 20 frases hechas en inglés más comunes y su traducción

Las 20 frases hechas en inglés más comunes y su traducción

Las frases hechas son muy recurrentes en todas las lenguas. Tanto en el lenguaje oral como en el escrito, aparecen constantemente en el día a día ¡seguro que ya te has topado con más de una! To be a piece of cake Si algo es un trozo de tarta es que está chupado;...