Helium is a non-renewable natural resource and is in limited supply. Helium is the second most abundant element in the universe yet helium is relatively rare on earth. It cannot be manufactured, and once it’s releases into the atmosphere, it quickly escapes into space. Helium is used in MRI scanners, fiber optics, cooling nuclear reactors, lasers, rare document preservation and breathing ventilators for infants…For your next birthday party, eco -friendly alternatives to balloons are blowing bubbles, tissue paper pompoms, or pinwheels…Balloons blow BLOW, let them go.
Hello and welcome to episode 96…of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… be up in the air
be up in the air …if you say that a decision or a situation is up in the air, you mean that no decision has been made yet… other matters have to be decided first…a situation is not completely settled or planned
Our vacation plans have not been made yet.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… be up in the air
Our vacation plans are still up in the air.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … be up in the air
We are up in the air about moving abroad.
Your promotion is still up in the air. Let’s see what happens over the next three months.
The couple’s wedding date is up in the air. They haven’t found a place to hold the reception yet.
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Do you like or dislike throwing parties?
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Thank you for listening and the next idiom is… an earth mother