German Idioms

Idioms, proverbs and expressions are an important part of everyday language. Their meaning can usually not be deduced from the meanings of the single words that make up the expression.


image showing different food items and list of names of food items

Idioms with food

image showing different colours and list of names of colours

Idioms with colours

image showing legs and arms and list of names of parts of the body

Idioms with parts of body

image showing different clothes hanging on washing line and list of names of items of clothing

Idioms with clothes

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