Itchy Feet - English Idioms


The idiom "itchy feet" refers to the need to leave or a feeling of a need to travel, for example: Watching an airplane pass by is giving me itchy feet.

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What a wonderful overview of building the foundations of a class. There are two areas that I will start implementing when I start my new literacy class: Ask a question and then say the name of the student. Don't ask if they understand but rather ask them to relay what they will do. I would love to see some visual examples of what is taught in each unit.This really an important unit while talking about model auxiliary verbs, active voice and passive voice, and phrasal verbs (separable and inseparable). It gives a clear cut concept to all the students that how to understand and teach these above mentioned topics in the class. It helps the teacher to understand the clauses-relative clauses with examples.