Out On A Limb – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS Speaking.
taking a chance or a daring step
“Jeremy went out on a limb, when he decided to give a stranger who had been robbed, a place to rest in his home and all the money he had saved.”
“I don’t want to go out on a limb, but I think we can afford to do it.”
“If I had to go out on a limb, I would say that it will be a month before your merchandise will be delivered.”
- Choose the suitable idiom to complete the sentence below.
“He was pretty far ________________ when he predicted the future of the industry two years ago. “
A. out on a limb
B. throwing money down the drain
C. hit and run
D. had chemistry
- Describe the chance you took at risk. Try to use this idiom in your speech. You should say:
– When it happened
– What the chance was
– What the risk you had to faced
And explain what did you learn from this chance