Presentation on theme: "With the word ROME. IDIOMS WITH THE WORD ROME Explanation :There are many different routes to achieve the same goal!! Examples: 1.Mary was criticizing."— Presentation transcript:
Explanation :There are many different routes to achieve the same goal!! Examples: 1.Mary was criticizing the way that Jane was planting the flowers. John said >. 2. Joan was washing the dishes with very little soap so they weren’t shining. Mark told her >
Explanation: This idiom means that when you visit a different place or culture, you should try to follow their customs and practices. Example: He tried fried snake in China because as they say, When in Rome do as the Romans do!
Explanation : It takes a lot of time to achieve something important. Example: > said the teacher and John answered >.
Explanation:You can’t avoid things that you are responsible for.
Explanation : Wealth is very powerful and makes people greedy!!
Explanation :This quote means that when a person is self centred s/he has a big idea of himself. Example: He is so self centred that it is like he is saying ‘I found Rome bricks and I left it marble’.
Explanation : somebody smiled beautifully and her smile was more beautiful than all the wealth that Rome has. Example:When Cleopatra arrived at Rome in order to meet Julius Caesar, her smile burnt Rome to the ground.
Explanation: Do something unimportant while something crucial takes place. Example:Fiona heard the baby crying but she was watching a film and she didn't want to miss it. The baby kept crying until the film finished... fiddle while Rome burns..
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