The tongue is more important than we think. It does not only help to taste food but also helps to talk, to spit, to swallow and even to kiss.
Hello and welcome to episode 196…of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… roll off the tongue
Your voice needs to be heard. —Dolly Rosario
roll off the tongue … if a word or phrase rolls off your tongue, it is easy to say or pronounce
You have a beautiful name it is easy to pronounce.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… roll off the tongue
You have a beautiful name it rolls off the tongue.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … roll off the tongue
Listen. The words of the poem roll the tongue.
Make sure the name of your business is something that rolls off a customer’s tongue.
Many of my students’ names don’t roll off my tongue.
Do you like or dislike spicy food?
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informal | used in relaxed situations with family, friends, or people you know