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as quick as lightning - very fast;

The dog grabbed the meat and was out of the shop as quick as a lightning.

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2011-07-01 14:40:07
sharmila wrote:
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2011-07-03 11:41:37
mohammed Rasheeduddin. wrote:
<b> it is really wonderful</b>

2011-07-03 12:00:48
Maya Chaima wrote:
it's an usable idiom ;) Thank U

2011-07-03 14:56:32
Kedar Nath wrote:

2011-07-04 03:51:04
Sadasivam wrote:
one can learn english as quick as lightning with your tips.
thank u very much.

2011-07-04 18:16:17
Md. Shamsul Kabirr wrote:
I appreciate this help

2011-07-06 11:34:07
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2011-07-13 06:35:07
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2011-07-13 11:46:41
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2011-07-15 16:39:35
v.naresh wrote:
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2011-07-16 13:42:20
Kapil Vashisth wrote:
thanks for help.it's really good.

2011-07-17 13:47:46
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2011-07-18 05:55:56
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2011-07-21 08:14:56
Churamani panthi wrote:
Excellent Idea

2011-07-21 12:17:34
mohd sithik wrote:
Simply awesome.

2011-07-31 09:43:09
Arif wrote:
I really like it, and we have the same phrase in Arabic language too.

2011-08-01 18:05:42
Asif Iqbal Khokhar wrote:
I want to learn English.It is better for me.Thank you.

2011-08-06 21:02:16
Eavana Hassan wrote:
very good

2011-08-07 15:16:48
now type your name wrote:
Thanks for your help.

2011-08-09 04:14:44
g s chauhan wrote:
thanks for the service as quick as lightening.

2011-08-09 11:15:25
bushra wrote:
iwant to learn english as quick as lightening

2011-08-09 11:35:34
now type your name wrote:
Thank you

2011-08-14 23:38:08
ratheesh r wrote:

2011-08-15 08:19:08
m.zaheem wrote:

2011-08-16 14:33:40
Darren wrote:
waw !!!

2011-08-21 09:06:45
pooran wrote:
thanks a lot

2011-08-21 09:09:25
pooran wrote:
i write this pharse as quick as lighting.

2011-08-23 17:16:29

2011-08-23 19:07:06
raheleh wrote:
good luck

2011-08-25 07:42:57
padma wrote:
it's very helpful to improve language

2011-08-28 13:21:09
Abdulazeez wrote:
This site is not only good for english beginners but also for those that have been studying english for long. Well done

2011-08-30 11:06:16
vinod sharma wrote:
The explanation of idioms and the usage is praiseworthy.Keep it up

2011-09-01 18:29:05
Muhammad Abbas wrote:

2011-09-02 03:40:49
sabiha kamal wrote:
Great great thanks.

2011-09-02 10:17:35
yadhu wrote:
its very usefull........

2011-09-09 07:20:39
now type your name wrote:
Really a boon. No words to thank you yet!

2011-09-09 07:21:17
now type your name wrote:

2011-09-16 11:48:05
madhavi wrote:

2011-09-19 11:14:50
solomon wrote:
thanks all.

2011-09-21 11:49:19
ajay wrote:
nice one thanks ajay

2011-09-22 12:43:51
kavita wrote:
want to learn more than one idom in a single day...approx 10...1 idom in a single day not sufficient for me

2011-09-22 17:43:09
Seema wrote:
Thanx a lot

2011-09-23 01:38:59
ahmadhandasa,, wrote:
very useful ...
it is commonly used in my native language ...
thnx a lot for your help ..... i appreciate it .

2011-09-24 22:53:43
Hanane wrote:
it is really useful tips
what can i say it just wonderful

2011-09-26 09:13:19
now type your name wrote:


I want to learn more English.It is better for me.Thanks a lot.

2011-09-29 18:42:35
anipher wrote:
Anipher thank very much for your good advice i hope am going to be a good english speaker .thanks.

2011-10-02 02:55:01
MON wrote:
Mon: really usful for my development of English

2011-10-02 16:40:26
musse wrote:
waw its so good and its useful words
Iwas going to bus-stop as quick as alightining and I reach there with in second split
so thanks for your provided me this useful words

2011-10-02 22:40:23
shabboo shariati wrote:
thank you.

2011-10-10 16:27:41
mohsen falsafi wrote:
Thanks a million dears.This way, these idioms are becoming part of my active vocabulary as quick as lightening.

2011-10-12 12:13:50
muhammad ashfaq wrote:

2011-10-12 16:30:51
abdelhadi wrote:
thank you so much for the useful tips that you have provided for english learners i have really benefited

2011-10-12 22:19:42
masoud wrote:
the best and the easy way to learn much more effectively the idioms , thanks...

2011-10-14 15:03:17
sagar wrote:

2011-10-21 04:46:38
Paul wrote:

2011-10-22 19:44:55
Shorena wrote:
great! I do like your idioms very much and looking forward to receiving more every day

2011-10-23 09:39:27
now type your name wrote:
thanks a lot.

2011-10-25 18:34:38
viola wrote:
I don't like keeping it by heart , but the show must go on , I have to be smart . hahhah just an example

2011-10-27 03:54:48
now type your name wrote:
Fabulous ^_^

2011-10-28 13:50:03
pradeepgupta wrote:
Wow! It experience will be so glorious for me. It's very useful for everyone.

2011-11-02 18:41:45
nacer wrote:
I want to learn more English.It is better for me.Thanks a lot

2011-11-03 10:37:05
now type your name wrote:
its very useful to me to speak english fluently and
in a decent way.Thanks for ur help.
keep going on with new and creative ideas to do the "BEST".

2011-11-03 11:12:33
now type your name wrote:
thanks a lot

2011-11-11 10:45:22
fateme wrote:
as quick as lightning i learnt it!
easy to remember
tnz so much

2011-11-16 17:00:32
N.B wrote:
The dog grabbed the meat and was out of the shop as quick as a lightning.= i think it should be the dog grabbed the meat THAT was out of the shop!!?! wouldnt u think it make more sense????
thanks for this helpfull idiom :)

2011-11-22 12:29:05
tesfalem wrote:
i interested in the same things. i belive in time and tide, time can't waits fo now body. so every body must do his vison timely. thanks very musch for this day

2011-11-30 20:04:39
fatiima wrote:

2011-11-30 22:47:07
bakoory wrote:
thank you very much

2011-12-04 21:08:18
Amir wrote:
that was awesome, thx a lot :)

2011-12-07 07:35:55
now type your name wrote:

2011-12-07 13:01:37
arti wrote:
very very thanx

2011-12-08 11:00:28
now type your name wrote:
thanks wase useful

2011-12-08 11:00:51
now type your name wrote:

2011-12-08 11:01:48
now type your name wrote:
mazyar very good

2011-12-09 07:29:39
manohar singh wrote:

2011-12-19 10:56:02
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2011-12-24 09:42:54
mehdi wrote:

2011-12-28 09:19:57
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2011-12-31 06:42:59
Muhammad Waqas wrote:
Thanks alot

2012-01-01 04:46:57
Pham Van Hoi wrote:

2012-01-03 07:14:16
nastarantarban@yahoo.com wrote:
thank you so much

2012-01-03 14:29:01
now type your name wrote:
Thank you very much. I will try to follow that tip

2012-01-03 14:30:58
now type your name wrote:
sorry that message not for you

2012-01-05 04:32:49
Nyo Yi Myo Myint wrote:
Thank you.Idioms come in handy and they aren't very easy to use as quick as lighting for me,but I am sure this programme for idiom use is very useful indeed.

2012-01-06 10:08:58
SANJAY S N wrote:

2012-01-07 08:27:50
Raghava Reddy wrote:
i m new user

2012-01-07 21:55:04
thank you.give us more and more.

2012-01-08 03:58:08
shruthi. wrote:
thanq for helping.....it is improving our knowledge.

2012-01-11 03:13:00
cindy lee wrote:
i love idiom very much

2012-01-17 18:01:21
nawahidh@gmail.com wrote:
Thank a lot,,,, am really improve my English due to your good guidance,,,

2012-01-17 20:10:47
kayoomars wrote:

2012-01-18 21:46:14
mohsen wrote:
really helpfull

2012-01-20 06:13:34
ebrahim wrote:

I am so interested in English and this kind of tutorial helps me to learn English idioms as quick as lightning . thank you very much.

2012-01-23 02:20:52
now type your name wrote:
I'm very thankful for your help, and I know words can't express enough my gratitude, but I'm looking foward to learning more through

2012-02-02 21:49:04
Dina mohammadi wrote:
thanks a lot. Its great and useful.Dina mohammadi

2012-02-15 04:54:13
now type your name wrote:
Indra Parasuraman, It is very useful to me

2012-02-29 04:43:38
phuong wrote:
thank you

2012-02-29 07:08:50
p.venkatesan wrote:
useful for thanks

2012-03-05 08:30:15
muzgan wrote:
thank you very very much

2012-03-08 19:53:55
kazim nali wrote:
very good job............thnks

2012-03-09 20:39:23
ali124 wrote:
ok ites very nice
very thanks

2012-03-15 08:10:50
Hasibullah wrote:
We can also use "ran like hell"
Ex: the boy at dinner and ran like hell

2012-03-18 08:27:42
Alyna wrote:
I am in seven heaven today!Thank!

2012-03-21 11:39:40
mimi wrote:

2012-03-23 18:18:04
now type your name wrote:
Its very helpful like to get it daily. Thanks alot

2012-03-23 18:31:25
Hasibullah wrote:
Zee: thanks a lot, these idioms are really useful, Is there anybody to exchange some phrasal verbs or idioms with me on skype? If yes, my skype ID is: hasibullah2014
C ya there

2012-03-27 10:06:33
bahar wrote:

2012-04-06 12:20:11
Dr. Hla Shein wrote:
Simple and useful

2012-04-10 17:40:57
Aliwaqas wrote:
I realy like it...

2012-04-14 21:13:33
qazal wrote:
hi there thats wonderful and thanks alot

2012-04-15 13:02:05
Daw Khin Myo Kyi wrote:
thanks a lot .

2012-04-16 13:17:07
kiruthiga wrote:
Very useful. I need this kind of tuition to improve my knowledge

2012-04-23 19:20:46
Abdul Basith Md wrote:
very simple and very useful in daily vocabulary

2012-04-30 15:30:32
now type your name wrote:
very easy thanx a lot

2012-05-06 19:20:51
shabana kaleem wrote:
thanks want more to get 9bands in ielts.

2012-05-07 11:48:07
Soe Ohnmar Khin wrote:
more lessons, thanks!

2012-05-07 13:23:06
k.lakshmi priya wrote:
thanks alot

2012-05-07 19:38:38
gourisankararao wrote:


2012-05-10 10:16:21
CASHIER wrote:
as quick as lightning - very fast;

The dog grabbed the meat and was out of the shop as quick as a lightning

2012-05-17 12:41:36
kumari wrote:

2012-06-04 17:14:17
faranak wrote:
thanks very very much

2012-06-10 21:14:32
JERENE wrote:
useful,excellent idea, Thanks a lot.

2012-06-29 11:18:13
M.JunaidRabbani wrote:
Wonderful! The same we have in Arabic and Urdu languages.
"The Golden Part Of One's Life Is His ChildHood Which Passes AS QUICK AS LIGHTNING / AS QUICKLY AS LIGHTNING".
Thanks Team~!

2012-07-13 10:03:46
now type your name wrote:
thanks.i want to learn at least three different use of an idiom.is it possible.

2012-07-13 10:07:35
now type your name wrote:
khalida perveem.thanks.i want to learn at least three different use of an idiom.is it possinle

2012-07-14 08:46:13
Su Nyein Nyein Chan wrote:
hla myint,
from mandalay with love.

2012-07-28 08:43:18
singh wrote:

2012-07-30 13:02:34
shanalie wrote:
thanx i cn improve ma knowledge!!

2012-09-20 16:42:45
Luka Megurine wrote:
thanks a lot &gt;^

2012-10-09 20:43:43
TAPAS wrote:
Your tips will indeed be useful in english writing

2012-11-03 06:58:39
Ahmed Faraz wrote:
In fact we all want to learn different things as quick as lightning. Thank you so much.

2012-11-04 09:23:21
Tulasiram Prajapati wrote:
Yes, I think, it's a very useful idiom ( as quick as lighting ) in English Literature Writing. We would like to learn different things in our life as quick as lighting. I like this very much. Thanks so much. - T.R.P., Sanothimi Campus, Bhaktapur, Nepal.

2012-11-13 06:11:16
A useful course!Every one should know this service.Long live your service!

2012-11-17 05:02:41
Bitan Bhattacharya wrote:
Thanks for the tips you've been sending me. Bitan Bhattacharya

2012-11-28 03:14:14
shohel wrote:

2012-12-07 14:18:23
surtton wrote:

2013-01-29 16:33:10
abdul shakoor wrote:
iam confidence to learn alot from your tips
and also lam very pleased too

2013-03-18 09:26:35
khin zaw wrote:

2013-11-03 09:13:30
babulal jain wrote:

2014-05-01 20:55:21
calimoutou emelyne wrote:

2016-07-05 10:42:52
Farshid wrote:
I liked it .