Most people stay at home because of the Covid-19 and look at household items every day. Have you ever imagined that these items can be used for idioms? Let’s learn some of them today!


1. A lot on my plate


This week will be very busy as I have a lot on my plate.


2. Call on the carpet


Did you see Sam walking to the manager room? I guess the manager is going to call him on the carpet.


3. Armchair Critic


Don’t invite him to be our group members! He is an armchair critic.


4. Bring the curtain down


Tell him what has happened! It’s time to bring the curtain down.


5. Bring to the table


We should recruit Andy as he has been working in this industry for over 10 years. He will bring a lot of experience to the table.


6. Brush under the carpet


That company tries to brush its financial issues under the carpet to mislead the shareholders of having a healthy financial statement.