Every week, we look at a different everyday English phrase or piece of slang in this fun three-minute programme. From BBC World Service
There's nothing to it
2:13Sometimes we do things that are simple. Learn an 'easy' phrase to describe this.
As sick as a parrot
1:49Learn a phrase about disappointment.
1:50We have the perfect phrase to describe making the most of what you’ve got left.
Say no more
1:56Learn a phrase about understanding someone.
Scrub up well
1:54Learn a phrase about making a special effort to dress smartly.
You shouldn't have
2:05Learn a phrase to show surprise when receiving a gift
Not looking too clever
2:05If someone’s 'not looking too clever', are we doubting their intelligence?
Not like the sound of something
1:55Don't like what you hear? Say it with this expression!
I'll give you that
2:00Learn what to say when you agree with someone about some or all of what they said.
Another string to your bow
2:23Learn a phrase about having an additional skill.