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Hello and welcome to episode 187…of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… with a capital A
Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. ~ Malcolm X
with a capital A … is something that emphasizes a particular quality…this idiom uses the first letter of any word
Our project is complete. We have finished. We are done.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… with a capital C
Our project is complete with a capital C.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … with a capital A
You are in trouble with a capital T.
I am hungry with a capital H.
She is not spoiled with a capital S, but she likes to get her way.
Talk about a time you got in trouble at school?
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used to emphasize something
informal | used in relaxed situations with family, friends, or people you know