The Bees Knees

Some idioms and special words „Bob’s your Uncle“ – there you have it or there it is. („and Fanny’s your Aunt“). „Cool as a cucumber“ – calm and composed. James Bond is always as cool as a cucumber. The British are always...

Pronunciation Problems

Pronunciation Vegetable Sample sentence: „I like eating vegetables and I like eating meat. Anyone who does not like eating meat is a ‚Meat Head‘ which is American slang. Comfortable Sample sentence: „I feel comfortable when I am wearing loose...

“You will just have to MAKE DO.”

Do and Make grammar rules “You will just have to MAKE DO.” Make do is an idiom. Grammatically, it is a verb phrase, and it means to use what one has on hand or to persevere through non-ideal circumstances. For example, “We’ve lost a lot of supplies, but...