American Slang Phrase of the Week!

This weeks American slang phrase is.. cost an arm and a leg!


Phrase: Cost an arm and a leg

Definition: Something very expensive

Example: “I really want the new Apple watch, but it costs an arm and a leg!”


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For the students at SUNY Oswego learning English for Academic Purposes.. can you think of a way to use this phrase?

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