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Idiom in a box

Around the school you will find these art boxes. They have been made by Bridie, one of the Directors of Tti, as a fun way of illustrating some of the many strange idioms and expressions we might us in English.

Idiom in a box

I'd love to be a fly on the wall

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This expression means someone who secretly watches something, like they're a fly on the wall and you don't notice them.

"Squashed like sardines in a can" - This expression means there is no room for anyone to move.

"I wouldn't want to be in your shoes". This expression means you would not change places with someone who is in a bad situation.


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