A bit (sedikit)
She was a bit busy yesterday.
A good/ great deal of (banyak)
A good time and effort needed into arranging this event.
A lot of (banyak)
You need a lot of mangoes to make this pudding.
About time (sudah waktunya)
It is about time of her wedding.
Abroad (luar negeri)
Her father is abroad.
According to (menurut)
According to his opinion, they will go to Paris.
Account for (menjelaskan)
I must account for all the things I have worn recently
Adequate to (mampu untuk)
We can’t adequate to do our job.
Afraid of (takut akan)
You must not be afraid of him.
Afraid to (takut untuk)
Rena is afraid to take on plane.
After all (bagaimana pun juga)
After all, my honey is the best.
All along (dari semula)
We had said all along that it was true.
All at once (tiba-tiba)
Actually, I didn’t know why he decided to leave me all at once.
All day long (seharian/ sepanjang hari)
Rena and Retna go to shop all day long.
All of sudden (tiba-tiba)
Actually, I didn’t know why he decided to leave me all of sudden.
All over (di seluruh)
Mariana has traveled all over the world.
All right (baiklah)
All right, you can go now!
Along with (bersama)
Mia along with Draco, do their homework.
Apart from (terlepas)
Apart from him, she goes to move on.
Are you kidding (kamu bercanda?)
Are you kidding me with those toys?
As a matter of fact (sesungguhnya)
As matter of fact, he has left his mother for so long time.
As a whole (keseluruhan)
I must take this job as a whole.
As far as iam concerned (sepanjang yang saya ketahui)
As far as iam concerned,she was still alone.
As for (bagi)
As forhim, he doesn’t like beef.
As soon as (segera setelah)
Do not worry, he will come back as soon as he can.
As to (mengenai/ tentang)
We didn’t know as to his home.
As usual (seperti biasa)
As usual, she is always beautiful.
As well (juga)
She likes Physics and Mathematics as well.
At a time (berturut-turut)
Do not drink this vitamin three at a time.
At all (sama sekali)
They don’t have much money at all.
At any rate (bagaimanapun juga)
She had known it was dangerous, but she wanted to go at any rate.
At dawn (saat fajar)
I wake up at dawn.
At ease (nyaman)
Rena felt really at ease beside him.
At first (mula-mula)
At first, he did it slowly, but later he could did it fast.
At home (ada di rumah)
Do not try this at home!
At large (bebas)
The lion is still at large so that many people are scared.
At last (akhirnya)
Finally, My dad could finish his job at last.
At least (paling sedikit)
We must wait for train at least two hours.
At length (secara terperinci)
Please tell me your address at length!
At once (segera)
He told me to come to his room at once.
At present (saat ini)
She is still my boss at present.
At the most (tak lebih dari)
This travel will take an hour at the most.
At times (kadang-kadang)
She eats many fruits at times.
At will (sesuka hati)
You can’t do your job at will.
At worst (paling sial)
At worst, I can loose my boyfriend.
Aware of (sadar akan)
We must aware of my situation.
Back and forth (bolak-balik)
You have to travel back and forth between Semarang and Yogyakarta every week.
Back up (mundur)
She was stuck in the jam, so she backed up.
Bad luck (sialan)
She lost again, bad luck!
50 Contoh idiom bahasa inggris dan penggunaannya –Tentunya sudah tidak asing lagi dong apa itu idioms dalam bahasa inggris guys? Yak, benar sekali, idioms merupakan ungkapan/ perumpamaan yang berupa kelompok kata atau ungkapan yang digunakan bersama sama dengan arti dan susunan yang tetap.
Dalam bahasa inggris memiliki banyak sekali idioms. Arti idioms itu sendiri tidak dapat diterka/ ditebak dari kata perkata atau tata bahasanya itu secara terpisah dan tidak dapat diubah. Sebagai contoh kata closed down memiliki arti ‘gulung tikar’ atau ‘bangkrut’, bukan closeberarti ‘menutup’ dan down berarti ‘ke bawah’.
Nah di bawah ini merupakan daftar idiomsyang sering digunakan dan sering muncul dalam test TOEFEL:
50 contoh idiom bahasa inggris dan penggunaannyadalam kalimat cukup mudah dimengerti bukan, dan masih banyak contoh lainnya.