Idioms and Phrases on Education
Idioms and Phrases not only help you communicate your thoughts in a very few words but also make your talks interesting.
Here are some interesting idioms and phrases which you can use while talking about your academic life.
Meaning: Those who copy other's work.
Sentence: Seena is a copycat. She usually copies answers from her mate.
2. Pass with flying colors
Meaning: To pass a test with high scores.
Sentence: Studying hard can get you pass with flying colors.
3. Drop out of school
Meaning: A student who stops attending school/college before completing his/her studies.
Sentence:He started assisting his father in their family business at an early age. Due to the lack of time he had to drop out of school.
4. Teacher’s pet
Meaning: Teacher’s favorite student.
Sentence: Being a talented girl, Rose is her teacher’s pet.
Meaning: Someone who reads a lot.
Sentence: He is a bookworm and has read almost 15 books in 10 days.
6. Clear as a bell
Meaning: Which is easy to understand.
Example: All topics taught today are clear as bell to me.
7. In a nutshell
Meaning: In brief
Example: In a nutshell, the chapter teaches us the importance of hard work and honesty.
8. Piece of cake
Meaning: Very easy.
Example: Mathematics is piece of cake for Leena.
9. Use your noodle
Meaning: To apply brain in solving problems.
Example: This is a tough numerical. Use your noodles to arrive at the right solution.
10. A mystery to you.
Meaning: Something which cannot be understood.
Example: The concept of motion of a body in a parabolic trajectory is a mystery to me till date.