- As strong as an ox implies a strong person.
- Hold your horses – wait, don’t hurry.
- As cool as a cucumber implies a very cool person.
Using Idioms in Writing
I think everyone, who writes stories, sometimes uses idioms. An idiom is a set phrase or sometimes a sentence that has a specific meaning and is present in every language. As for me, I always use idioms, but I always consider whether they are suitable for the context. In my article, I want to show you positive and negative sides of idioms. I think this information will help you to write better. In order to confirm my thoughts, let’s observe some commonly used idioms.