Today, Western wedding dresses are usually white. Wedding white” includes shades such as eggshell, ecru, and ivory. Many people assumed that the color white was intended to symbolize virginity, though this was not the original intention: it was the color blue that was connected to purity, loyalty, faithfulness, and the Virgin Mary.
Hello, and welcome to episode 116 …of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… the jewel in the crown
From the first day, I joined that family, nothing could be done naturally anymore. ~ Princess Diana
the jewel in the crown …is the best or most valuable of something… someone or something that is highly valued or admired
Dubai is an attractive destination for tourism in the Middle East.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… the jewel in the crown
Dubai is the jewel in the crown of tourism in the Middle East.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … the jewel in the crown
He has an amazing car collection, but the Mustang is the jewel in the crown.
Several actors consider winning a People’s Choice Award the jewel in the crown.
Children are the jewels in a mother’s crown.
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Thank you for listening and the next idiom is… the ivory tower