Click here to go back to the homepage to learn English...
Log in!

Click here to log in
New account
4 million accounts created!
JOIN our free club and learn English now!



  • Home
  • Print
  • Guestbook
  • Report a bug




  • GREAT!
    Get a free English lesson every week! 2 MILLION subscribers!
    Click here!







    Partners:
    - Our other sites
       


    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #868: English idioms: money
    > Other English exercises on the same topics: Banks, money | Idioms [Change theme]
    > Similar tests: - Bill, tip, fare, fine, fee - Vocabulary: going to the bank... - Vocabulary: gems and silver - Vocabulary: gold everywhere - Borrow / Lend / Loan - Shopping - ATM and money - Global financial crisis
    > Double-click on words you don't understand


    English idioms: money


    ENGLISH IDIOMS: Money

    IDIOM 1: "bring home the bacon"
    -> MEANING: earn the family living
    -> EXAMPLE: I have been working hard all month bringing home the bacon for my family.

    IDIOM 2: "burn a hole in one's pocket"
    -> MEANING: money that is likely to be spent
    -> EXAMPLE: The money has been burning a hole in his pocket and I am sure that he will spend it soon.

    IDIOM 3: "feel like a million dollars"
    -> MEANING: feel wonderful
    -> EXAMPLE: Although I have been sick for a few weeks I feel like a million dollars today.



    IDIOM 4: "make a killing"
    -> MEANING: make a large amount of money
    -> EXAMPLE: My sister made a killing when she worked overseas in the oil industry.

    IDIOM 5: "worth one`s salt"
    -> MEANING: worth what one is paid
    -> EXAMPLE: Our secretary is worth her salt and is a great asset to our company.





    Twitter Share
    English exercise "English idioms: money" created by webmaster with The test builder
    Click here to see the current stats of this English test

    Please log in to save your progress.


    1. 'Don't worry, Sandra. All my problems are now over. John is back home and he is very nice with me. I !'

    2. 'Our baby-sitter is the best on Earth! She is ! She's really good!'

    3. 'This money from the lottery is ! I'm going to buy a big house, a boat and a fast car... tomorrow!'

    4. 'We're going to with this great invention! We will be rich soon!'

    5. 'Don't tell me what I can buy! I ! If you're not happy, find a job!'









    End of the free exercise to learn English: English idioms: money
    A free English exercise to learn English.
    Other English exercises on the same topics : Banks, money | Idioms | All our lessons and exercises



    Share : Facebook / Google+ / Twitter / ...