The Dead Sea is a saltwater lake that is almost 3 million years old. The Salt Sea borders Israel, the West Bank, and Jordan. All rivers and streams from nearby mountains flow into the Dead Sea, but water never flows out of the Dead Sea. No life form can survive in this salty lake. The salt makes the water extremely dense. No one sinks in the dead sea, but you can drown in the dead sea. For safety, float on your back and keep your head above water.
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Hello and welcome to episode 93…of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… the salt of the earth
the salt of the earth … if someone is the salt of the earth, they are an ordinary person that is good and very honest…this individual or group deals with difficult situations without any complaints… they are well respected
Our neighbors are honest and well respected in the community.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… the salt of the earth
Our neighbors are the salt of the earth.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … the salt of the earth
You will enjoy working with that non-profit organization. They are the salt of the earth.
My great-grandmother was the salt of the earth. She loved and trusted everyone.
Volunteers are the salt of the earth.
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Is it offensive to add salt and pepper to a dish before tasting it?
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