In Rudyard Kipling’s story The Cat that Walked by Himself, a mother complains that she’s at her wits’ end, because the baby will not stop crying. Do you know the meaning of this English phrase to be at your wits end?
Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland has some fantastic phrases in English, and today we’re going to be looking at a phrase you hear a lot in English conversation – ‘at any rate’.
What does it mean to Draw the Short Straw? Listen to a story the story and hear the English phrase in context.
You probably know what a secret is: it’s a piece of information that you keep hidden and don’t tell certain people. But do you know what an open secret is? We explain this English phrase by example.