Frequency of Use: Medium to High
You are a university student, and your mother had been paying for your schooling, including tuition, food, insurance, and other expenses until she lost her job due to illness. You are now worried that you will have to drop out of school and take care of your mom. What are some possible ways that you can foot the bill for these expenses?
“I think I can ask my rich uncle to foot the bill in exchange for my help at his office.”
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.