Raise Your Game – Idiom Of The Day

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Raise Your Game  – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS Speaking.

Definition: 

work harder to achieve something.

Example:

“Time to raise your game. Work harder and you will get it.”

“This prize is very meaningful with Leo and I know he is going to raise his game to gain it.”

“If you want to pass the IELTS test with a high score, you have to raise your game.”

Exercise: 

  1. Choose the suitable idiom to complete the sentence below.
    “Our competitors won an award this week. We’re really going to ____________.”
    A. stuck in a rut.
    B. upset the applecart.
    C. raise our game.
    D. tough it out.
  2. Describe the time when you try very hard to achieve your goal. Try to use this idiom in your speech. You should say:
    – When it happened
    – What the goal was
    – What you did to obtain it
    And explain how you feel when you’ve achieved it.
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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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