Have A Sinking Feeling – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS Speaking.
When you feel that something bad was about to happen.
“I had a sinking feeling when the policeman stood at my front door.”
“When Jane’s husband told her that he had to go to Germany for a week, she has already had a sinking feeling with his trip.”
“Willy has a sinking feeling when his wife asks him about this girl.”
- Choose the suitable idiom to complete the sentence below.
“I had forgotten to do my homework, so I _____________ when my teacher asked for it.”
A. lost sleep over it.
B. went out like a light.
C. ran out of patience.
D. had a sinking feeling.
- Describe the time when you forget something important. Try to use this idiom in your speech. You should say:
– When it happened
– What you forget
– What you did
And did you learn any lessons from this.