Frequency of Use: Medium
You are a new student at an English program in California, but you realize that everyone understands the lessons much better than you do in your class. You were happy when you told your parents that you were in the intermediate level in your school, but you are afraid to tell them that you are now not passing the class. Last night, you called your best friend and said, “Hey, I’m thinking about dropping out of school. Everything is all Greek to me.” So, what can you do to improve your situation so you don’t feel like a failure?
“I guess I could study with some other students in the class, but I’m not sure what they will say.”
Sometimes, learners know the meaning of an idiom, but they don’t know how to use it correctly in conversation or writing. Thus, this activity checks your grammatical accuracy with the idiom so you become more confident in using it.