Frequency of Use: High
You work for a restaurant as a cook, and you are working extremely hard to earn enough money to go to college. Unfortunately, you feel that you are doing most of the cleaning without any help from two other employees. Instead of helping you tidy up during slow times, they simply kill time playing on their phones. You asked the two workers to help you one time, but they got angry and told you to mind your own business. One of them even threatened you after work. You want to discuss this with the boss, but she and these two workers get along really well. What are you going to do?
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.