You may have come across idiom questions on the SAT Writing and Language section of the exam and wonder how to answer these problems correctly. If this sounds like you and you are prepared to master idioms on the SAT now, read on!
In today's blog article, we will present the foundational details about idioms, the common idioms in SAT, and strategies on how to approach them effectively.
Mastering SAT idioms to boost your scores
What is an idiom?
An idiom is "an expression in the usage of a language that is peculiar to itself either in having a meaning that cannot be derived from the conjoined meanings of its elements (such as up in the air for "undecided") or in its grammatically atypical use of words (such as give way)."
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There are thousands of idioms in the English language, but it would not be practical to memorize them if they do not show up on your SAT test.