Cash-flow Problem – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS

idiom of the day Cash flow Problem

Cash-flow Problem  – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS Speaking.


to have no available cash even though one has assets or money invested. This can be a polite way to refer to financial problem


“I’m having a little cash-flow problem. So, could I get an extension on this bill?”

“My real estate business has a temporary cash-flow problem.”

Due to his cash-flow problem,he was unable to pay his employees that month.


  1. Choose the suitable idiom to complete the sentence below.
    “Jack are in his difficult time. He is losing his investment in stock market . At the moment, he is having _____________________ 
    A. the prime of life
    B. throwing money down the drain
    C. my home away from home
    D. a cash-flow problem
  2. Describe a time that you ran out of money. Try to use this idiom in your speech. You should say:
    – When it happened
    – Why you was in this situation
    – What did you do to overcome this difficulty
    And explain how did you feel about this time
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