Today’s Idiom: Off The Hook

Try to use today’s English idiom, Off The Hook, in your next conversation!

If you avoid a difficult situation, then you are “Off the hook.”



1. There was a big test today, but school was canceled because of a snow storm. We’re off the hook!

2. The police pulled Mary over for speeding, but didn’t give her a ticket. She was off the hook!


Question Time

1. Has there ever been a situation when you were off the hook?

2. Why do you think people use the idiom, “off the hook”?

なぜこのイディオムは”Off the hook”という表現を使うと思いますか?


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