English Idiom to get or have cold feet

Idiom: To get or to have cold feet

Idioms are great fun ways to use the English language. They can add more power to your speech or your writing and also take your spoken English to a new level. Today we have a great English idiom that is used quite a lot in English by native speakers and it's one that I think you will have good fun using.
 
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Grammar: What are the helping verbs?

Hi Ajarn Ken,
What are the helping verbs and how are they used in English? Can you explain this clearly to me?
 
English Idiom to get one down

Idiom: Get One Down

Can you explain to me the Idiom Get myself down or get you down. BJ
 
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Grammar: When do we use the past perfect tense

Dear Ajarn Ken,
Can you tell me please, how to use the past perfect tense. When is it that I can use it best?
 
The three uses of "then" in English Vocabulary

Vocab: The three uses of "then" in English Vocabulary

Ajarn Ken
One thing I think I need to really improve my English is using the small words - one word I have problems with is the word THEN. Can you help?
 
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Idiom: In A Nutshell

We have a really good idiom today. Sometimes when we tell stories or situation it can be tiresome or even boring to repeat ALL the story so we have an idiom that we can use.
 
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Different American Accents in the U.S.

You’re learning English and one of your goals is to speak with an American accent. But which one? If you travel in the US, you'll realize not every American speaks the same way.
 
How to learn English quicker and easier in a way you will understand

How to learn English quicker and easier in a way you will understand

Once thing I am always asked by students learning English is how to get the opportunity to speak English if I don't have foreigner friends.
 
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Top 6 English vocabulary alternatives to using 'good'

I saw sitting in class the other day with a couple of students and were describing things. The adjective the students most used was 'good' and when pushed for an alternative the best that they could push them to was 'great'.
 
Learn English expression To Look Straight Through Somone

Learn English Idiom: To look straight through somebody

I was in English class with some students the other day and we were discussing something about customer service where something had gone wrong. She was trying to describe the reaction of the customer.
 
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English Idiom Seventh Heaven

What does the English Idiom Seventh Heaven mean?

 
Learn English Idiom Snap Decision

Idiom: Snap Decision

Hello Ajarn Ken, I have known about the idiom in English called a snap decision. Can you tell me more about what it means please?
 
The Future Tense English Grammar

Grammar: Easy way to remember the Future Tense in English grammar

Do you have trouble with the future tense in English grammar and which way is best to use? Here is a quick and easy way to remember what to use and how to use it.
 
Using basic articles in English Grammar

Grammar: Using basic articles in English Grammar

Knowing your articles is quite important when you are speaking English. Not only do they help to show the number of the noun but also they will help you to sound smooth when you speak.
 
English Idiom Over the Moon

Idiom: Over The Moon

In English we have many ways to express how we feel, many phrases, many words and many idioms. Idioms are fantastic ways to show someone that your English skills are better than average PLUS by using them it will make your English speaking skills more interesting.
 
English Vocabulary Attempt

Vocab: What would you attempt to do

There is a really good word to use in English when you are trying to explain something that you are going to try to do!
 
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Here's a very common mistake I see with students using the Past Simple Tense
 
Adverbs of Frequency in English Grammar

Adverbs of Frequency

Hi Ajarn Ken, I wonder if you can help me with English grammar. I would like to know more about adverbs. For example, I know we use the world ALWAYS with things we do 100% of the time. What are the rest of the adverbs we can use to say how often we do things? thank you so much for your reply. Tuk from Laos.