Having recently moved to Brazil, learning a new language and also teaching English, has made me think more about the English language.

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When I stopped to think about some English idioms and their literal meaning, I found some of them very funny and thought it would be a nice idea to pick a few of the most common idioms and illustrate them.

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As Cool As A Cucumber

Hold Your Horses

Kick The Bucket

Blue In The Face

A Storm In A Teacup

Bob’s Your Uncle

Head In The Clouds

Dead As A Doornail

A Piece Of Cake

Heart In Your Mouth