MAKE YOUR ENGLISH IDIOMATIC

Saturday, October 22, 2011

MOST OFTEN USED ENGLISH IDIOM: crazy about

crazy about is a most often used English idiom. crazy about  means enthusiastic; much excited. In the Indonesian language, crazy about means keranjingan; tergila-gila.

Example:
Kevin is crazy about football.
Tom is crazy about Susan, the pretty student.
Now young people are crazy about rock music.

EVERYDAY ENGLISH IDIOM: close down

close down is an everyday English idiom. close down means shut (permanently). In the Indonesian language, close down means menutup; tutup; menghentikan.

Example:
The printing presses were closed down for the week because of the paper shortage.
During the war, many factories closed down.
Has the radio station closed down for the night?