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Monday, September 26, 2016

Croak.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “croak”.

It means to die. (Very, very informal and a bit disrespectful.)

One of my Father’s heroes croaked today.

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
Mahalo Nui Loa
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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Cut it out.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “cut it out”.

It means stop. 

Cut it out! Sit! Be quiet!

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Saturday, September 24, 2016

The low down.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “The low down”.

It means the inside facts. 

Give me the lowdown on what’s replacing Seibu.

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Friday, September 23, 2016

Old hat.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “Old hat”.

It means something has been seen or done many times and no longer interesting

I hear him repeat the same things every time he speaks. It became old hat quickly - and a long time ago.

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Holy mackerel!

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “Holy mackerel”.

It is used to say that one is very surprised, pleased, or excited .

(I hadn’t heard this for a while then watching some Canadian YouTubers it came a-plenty!)
Holy mackerel! What a beautiful day!

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Hunky-dory.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “Hunky-dory”.

It means fine, going well.

Everything is hunky-dory!

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Pan out.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “Pan out.

It means to turn out all right

As hard as he tried it just didn’t pan out.

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Sunday, September 18, 2016

Zonked out.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “Zonked out”.

It means to fall asleep exhausted.

“Worked late last night and back to work early this morning, she  “zonked out”.

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Saturday, September 17, 2016

Out to lunch.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “out to lunch”.

It has 2 meanings:
The second is when someone is uninformed.

"Don't bother asking him, he's really out to lunch."

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Friday, September 16, 2016

Out to lunch.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “out to lunch”.

It has 2 meanings:
The first is eating away from where someone would usually be.

"I'm sorry he's out to lunch at the moment can you call back in an hour, please. "

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Holey Moley

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “holey moley”.

It is used used as an exclamation to express astonishment or surprise.
Holey moley! Did you see the size of that thing? Like a flying pig!

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

For the birds.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “for the birds”.

It means to be worthless and undesirable.
I tried eating it and it was for the birds.

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Cute as a button.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “cute as a button”.

It means to be very attractive.
My mother used to say “cute as a button” about kids.  I don’t hear it often now about people, but I do hear it about kittens and puppies.

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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Monday, September 12, 2016

Simmer down.

Today's One Point Wiki Wiki e-Xpression is an idiom, “Simmer down”.

It means to become calm or peaceful
Sit still and don’t fool around. Simmer down and do your homework!

… for my students to express an idea or thought in the simplest way.
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