English Idiom Lesson – Catch Some Z’s

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Are you tired? Do you need more sleep? Are you going to catch some Z’s?? The idiom catch some Z’s means to sleep. “Zzzz” is the sound that a person makes when they sleep, so when you catch some Z’s, you are sleeping. You can use this idiom like this: [someone] catches some Z’s. I’ve been working hard today. I …

Happy English Idiom Lesson – “Sleep on it” – From New York!

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Do you need to sleep on it? When you need some time to make a decision, you can say, “…sleep on it.” -A trip to the bahamas sounds interesting, but let me sleep on it. When you talk to someone who needs time to make a decision, you can also use “…sleep on it.” -You don’t need to tell me …