Upset The Applecart – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS


Upset The Applecart – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS Speaking.


cause trouble or spoil people’s plans



“Remember to give me your report on  Monday. You don’t want to upset the applecart, do you?.”

“I’m so sorry because of my mistakes. I definitely upset the applecart.”


  1. Choose the suitable idiom to complete the sentence below.
    “Let’s just agree with the plan. We don’t want to ______________”
    A. stuck in a rut.
    B. upset the applecart.
    C. run out of patience.
    D. go out like a light.
  2. Describe the time when you made a mistake. Try to use this idiom in your speech. You should say:
    – When it happened
    – What you did
    – Why it was a mistake
    And explain the lessons you learn from it.

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