Today’s Idiom: High Maintenance

Try to use today’s English idiom, High Maintenance, in your next conversation!

A person that spends a lot of time or money on their looks is called “high maintenance.”



1. I broke up with my last boyfriend because he was too  high maintenance.
2. Jess is so high maintenance. She has to have all name brand clothes and products.


Question Time

1.  Do you think you are a low maintenance or high maintenance person?
2. Have you ever been in a relationship with someone who was high maintenance?


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