Be The Spitting Image Of Someone – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS

IDIOM OF THE DAY Be The Spitting Image Of Someone
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Be The Spitting Image Of Someone – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS Speaking.

Definition: 

to look exactly like someone, to be a perfect likeness of another person. Also said as “be the spit and image of someone”

Example:

She is the spitting image of her grandmother. They look exactly alike!

It is amazing. He is the spitting image of his uncle.

Many people said that I was the spitting image of my father that makes me feel very proud.

Exercise: 

  1. Choose the suitable idiom to complete the sentence below.
    ” Sometimes my friends can’t distinguish between me and my younger brother.  He is  __________________
    A. keep my nose to the grindstone
    B. the spitting image of me
    C. crack the book
    D. a hard nut to crack
  2. Describe your family member that you are very alike. Try to use this idiom in your speech. You should say:
    – Who he or she is
    – What he or she looks like
    – Do you like to talk with him or her? Why?
    And explain why you think you are very alike him or her
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Nafia Zuhana is an experienced content writer and IELTS Trainer. Currently, she is guiding students who are appearing for IELTS General and Academic exams through ieltsmaterial.com. With an 8.5 score herself, she trains and provides test takers with strategies, tips, and nuances on how to crack the IELTS Exam. She holds a degree in Master of Arts – Creative Writing, Oxford Brookes University, UK. She has worked with The Hindu for over a year as an English language trainer.

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