#IOTW: Idioms with the word “way”

Hello, fellas! Today I’m going to share some idioms with the word “way” in it. Let’s start! #IOTW

  1. It cuts both ways. Meaning: There are two sides to every argument.
    • Example:
      • “Be nice to the losing team. Remember that it cuts both ways.”
  2. Only way to go. Meaning: the best solution.
    • Example:
      • “I gave Kellin a pair of jeans for his birthday. That’s the only way to go.”
  3. That way. Meaning: in love.
    • Example:
      • “Della is that way, and the boy seems to feel the same.”
  4. Way off base. Meaning: completely wrong.
    • Example:
      • “You’re way off base if you think learning English is not important.”
  5. Way to go!. Meaning: exclamation or expression of praise.
    • Example:
      • “Wow, this new football team called “4WD” won the match? Way to go!
  6. That’s the way the ball bounces. Meaning: a sentence used to accept defeat or not achieving something one had hoped to achieve.
    • Example:
      • “Raihan didn’t get the position. That’s the way the ball bounces.”
  7. Way down. Meaning: truthfully.
    • Example:
      • “Alex knows Jack loves him way down.”

The previous idioms are just some of the very much idioms with the word “way” in it, fellas. Kalau dijelaskan semua nanti nggak selesai-selesai, hehehe.. That’s all I can share for now, fellas. Good night!

Compiled and written by @waitatiri at @EnglishTips4U on Wednesday, March 12, 2014.



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