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head to toe

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head to toe
head to toe

Date: Jan 07 2016

Themes: Hobbies, Travel, Weather

Quote

1. Quote - Listen to the quote and guess what the slang means.

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“I love England from head to toe. I love the weather, the people. I was there in the summer, and it was nice. The people are so groovy.

Singer Otis Redding, talking about his love for England (BrainyQuote)

Definition

1. Definition - Study the definition.

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completely; covering the entire body

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

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Have you ever gone out and danced in the rain? You probably were soaking wet, from your hair, your clothes, all the way to your socks and feet! In English, we have an expression to use for a situation like that! We say, you got wet from head to toe.

From head to toe means covering the entire body, or completely. We can use this expression to talk about the human body. We can also use this expression when describing an amount of something. For example, your mother loves every inch of your body and soul. You can say she loves you from head to toe.

Singer Otis Redding describes how much he loved visiting England by saying he loved it from head to toe. He loved everything about the country from the people to the weather!

Do you have a friend with a great big personality? Could you say they are charming from head to toe?

Examples

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“After our dog played in the mud, we had to wash him from head to toe.”

“After watching the sad movie, Alexandra felt bad from head to toe.”

“When going to a funeral, one is supposed to wear black from head to toe.”

Winners

1. Winners - See who guessed the slang definition correctly.

a2020 Totally,Completely,everything it has.
by a2020
completely / in its entirety
by sujanshrestha

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Sergijko

Sergijko

Ukraine

I like to watch Real Madrid soccer matches from head to toe:)

05:11 AM Jan 22 2016 |

joao correia

Brazil

I like this site from head to toe baby!

04:23 PM Jan 11 2016 |

smaliabbasrizvi

Pakistan

Someone is beautiful for me from head to toe.

02:10 AM Jan 08 2016 |

Zazazu

Zazazu

Ukraine

I’m starting to love this site from head to toe)))

02:01 AM Jan 08 2016 |

kotlesya

kotlesya

Belarus

“Do you have a friend with a great big personality? Could you say they are charming from head to toe?” –  yes, I do have a friend with a great big personality. I am lucky having such friend. I can easily say that my friend is charming from head to toe in my eyes and heart. 

01:38 PM Jan 07 2016 |

a2020

a2020

Iran, Islamic Republic Of

I have a friend with great personality but  i can’t say  he is charming from head to toe.

11:23 AM Jan 07 2016 |

Seiyf_khawas

Turkey

ı think All ebaby members are busy from head to toe :)))


ı think “head to toe” means to give yourself completely to something or someone ,with your all body,heart and soul..


for exp, ı love her from head to toe , it sounds nice,lovely ….ı got wet from head to toe..it sounds dancing of raindrops on all body …she looked at me from head to toe..it sounds trembling ..


:)

08:23 AM Jan 07 2016 |

aj2000

aj2000

Indonesia

When I was a kid, my mum loved to dress me in mitchy matchy outfits from head to toe – from bows to shoes.

06:29 AM Jan 07 2016 |

MotherEarth

Canada

I like Rocky Mountain from head to toe .
Because it part of our planet .

08:36 PM Jan 06 2016 |

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