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Hello and welcome to episode 82…of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… End of story.
My two favorite things in life are libraries and bicycles. They both move people forward without wasting anything. The perfect day: riding a bike to the library. —Peter Golkin
End of story. … end of story is a phrase used to say that there is nothing more to say about a particular subject… you have expressed your thoughts and opinions about something and there is no other possible way to think about it
We are not selling the house. I have nothing more to say about the subject.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… End of story.
We are not selling the house. End of story.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … End of story.
The next time you are late. You’re fired. End of story.
I don’t like him. End of story.
Don’t ask any more questions. I changed my mind. End of story.
Do you always want to have the last word?
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