· Idiom

Idiom là những câu/cụm từ được người bản xứ thường xuyên sử dụng trong giao tiếp hằng ngày. Nếu bạn đang có ý định thi IELTS hoặc muốn nâng cao khả năng giao tiếp bằng tiếng Anh thì nhất định không thể bỏ qua bài viết này. "Sự có mặt" của idiom trong bài giao tiếp (IELTS speaking) là một trong những tiêu chí giúp bạn đạt điểm cao. Bên cạnh cung cấp cho các em Flashcard IELTS READING giúp các em học từ vựng thường ra thi trong IELTS READING rất dễ dàng, hôm nay IELTS TUTOR cũng giới thiệu thêm danh sách những Idioms bắt đầu bằng chữ "O".

Odds and ends

Meaning: a variety of things (often left-over things) (nhiều phần linh tinh thừa lại)

Example: I made this quilt out of some odds and ends from the linen closet.

Off and on (on and off)

Meaning: working or existing sometimes but not at other times. (tắt bật thay phiên)

Example: The electricity has been off and on for the past five hours since the storm hit.

On and on (and on)

Meaning: continuously without stopping (tiếp tục không ngừng nghỉ)

Example: These management meetings just go on and on and on and I can never get any work done.

Once again

Meaning: another time (lần khác)

Example: Once again we see each other at the grocery store. This is really unusual.

Once and for all

Meaning: finally and completely (hoàn tất)

Example: After doing crash diets during my entire 20s, I lost the weight once and for all when I started to eat sensibly.

Once in a blue moon

Meaning: Very rarely (hiếm)

Example: Peter only comes out for a drink once in blue moon now that he has kids.

One after the other

Meaning: one thing is followed by the next person or thing.

Example: We need to solve this problem quickly because the complaints are coming in one after another.

One by one

Meaning: one thing or person immediately after another. (người này nối tiếp người kia)

Example: Everyone please line up at the entrance one by one and then I’ll give you the tickets.

One and only

Meaning: only (duy nhất)

Example: This is my one and only photo of your great-grandmother so be careful with it.

Open to something

Meaning: willing to consider something (sẵn sàng cân nhắc)

Example: I’m open to suggestions about how we divide up the work for this project.

Open up

Meaning: to speak honestly and freely about something personal. (mở lòng)

Example: My sister opened up and told me she’s very unhappy in her marriage

Out loud

Meaning: to voice something so others can hear it. (lớn tiếng)

Example: When I told my mother I needed a $300 per week she laughed out loud and told me to get a job.

Out of line

Meaning: Not in agreement or accordance with generally accepted or established limits (không theo thỏa thuận đã được thiết lập)

Example: That price seems way out of line with other repairment I've dealt with.

Out of the blue

Meaning: Completely unexpectedly. (hoàn toàn không ngờ tới)

Example: She seemed so surprised by the news that it must have come out of the blue.

Over and over

Meaning: many times (nhiều lần)

Example: Shut up! You keep telling the same stories over and over and no one cares.

Over my dead body

Meaning: I will never allow it; under no circumstances will that be permitted to happen (không cho phép điều gì xảy ra, hãy bước qua xcá tôi nếu bạn muốn làm gì đó)

Example: Over my dead body will you drive home after you've been drinking!

Over the moon

Meaning: to be extremely happy or pleased (cực kì hạnh phúc/ vui)

Example: To be honest, we were over the moon when our daughter's awful boyfriend cheated on her and then broke up with her.

Owe it to someone to do something

Meaning: you have an obligation to do something for someone (nợ, vâng lời ai đó làm điều gì)

Example: You owe it to yourself to take better care of your health.

Hi vọng danh sách trên đây sẽ giúp bạn có thêm các idioms để sử dụng trong các bài thi nói cũng như làm phong phú thêm giao tiếp hằng ngày. Hãy để lại bình luận (comment) nếu bạn có thắc mắc.

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