Leap Year Idioms and Proverbs – English Vocabulary

Leap Year Idioms and Proverbs – English Vocabulary

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Review with an interactive quiz. http://www.englishwithjennifer.com/idioms.leap.year.htm

0:01 What is a leap year?
0:13 Rhyme: “Thirty days has September”
0:52 Idiom: go the extra mile
1:47 Proverb: Give them an inch, and they’ll take a mile.
2:42 Idiom: an extra pair of hands
3:28 Idiom: a leap of faith
4:19 Idioms: by leaps and bounds
4:54 Proverb: Look before you leap.
5:40 Review
8:06 Questions for reflection/discussion.
10:37 Lesson ending

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