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54 Useful French Vocabulary and Expressions for the Holiday Season

manquer à sa parole - To break one's word.Get your daily dose of French expressions with 365 days of French Expressions: Essential Edition. For only $3.90, get a wide range of figurative expressions and colloquial terms including literal translation, actual meaning, usage examples, and weekly recap. Get it here: https://store.talkinfrench.com/product/french-expressions-essential/

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Teach the Children The True Meaning of Christmas from Sunday Expressions from Diamond Potential. Great story to tie Santa & Christ into the holiday. Can create ornaments or activities to go along with the story. Print & frame. Shares the meaning of the star, the color red, fir tree, the bell, the candle, gift bow, candy cane & wreath.

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Shades of Meaning. I thought this was a creative idea when teaching students about words with multiple meaning! This blog provides other good examples as well.

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“Caught red-handed” means “to catch a person in the act of doing something wrong”. Example: Tom was stealing the car when the police drove by and caught him red-handed. Get our apps for learning English: learzing.com

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“Draw a blank” means “to fail to get information or remember something”. Example: Billy drew a blank when he attempted to remember the time of his doctor’s appointment. Get our apps for learning English: learzing.com

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"Max out" means "to reach the maximum limit of something, or to use up all of something". Example: My wife is a shopaholic. She's already maxed out six credit cards this year, and now she wants another one! #phrasalverb #phrasalverbs #phrasal #verb #verbs #phrase #phrases #expression #expressions #english #englishlanguage #learnenglish #studyenglish #language #vocabulary #dictionary #grammar #efl #esl #tesl #tefl #toefl #ielts #toeic #englishlearning #vocab #wordoftheday #phraseoftheday

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