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mark something up / down - to reduce or raise the price of something;

This coat has been marked down from $10 to $8.

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2011-07-03 13:27:45
bilal wrote:
THANKS FOR IDIOMS

2011-07-04 04:04:27
Sadasivam wrote:
This idiom is marked up 10% above the benchmark.

2011-07-04 17:40:42
aishwarya wrote:
thank u for ur daily sending a email

2011-07-06 13:23:02
nas wrote:
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2011-07-16 12:59:33
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Account : that money pay or received by a personal or busness

2011-07-16 12:59:58
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2011-07-18 12:12:45
zolzaya wrote:
Thamk you SO much! It is really helpful.

2011-07-23 03:06:02
suganthy wrote:
thanks for ur emails but y u stop the english speaking tips

2011-07-24 08:26:08
WHAT IS MY NAME ? wrote:
plz speak whit me

2011-07-25 12:16:49
cathy wrote:
thank you

2011-07-29 07:57:34
nidhy wrote:
can any one send Day 5,6,7,9 Ideams to nithy_mse@yahoo.co.in

2011-08-04 15:31:28
ehoussou wrote:
Thank you for sending me this idiom.It might come in handy one day. Allsaint Ehoussou.

2011-08-04 18:49:56
now type your name wrote:
thamks for improving my english


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2011-08-07 04:20:37
shazia wrote:
thanyou for these idioms. really these are the need of the hour

2011-08-07 07:40:01
anne wrote:
thanks for your continued support

2011-08-08 04:05:53
Aung wrote:
many thanks for your kind support

2011-08-09 04:07:08
g s chauhan wrote:
interest towards these idioms marking up everyday,thanks.

2011-08-10 11:31:47
bushra wrote:
very thanks

2011-08-15 12:45:22
m.zaheem wrote:
thanks

2011-08-16 19:39:25
ratheesh r wrote:
thanks

2011-08-20 23:24:20
mohamed embarec wrote:
I'M SO HAPPY ABOUT YOUR IDEAS

2011-08-21 17:20:21
kiran fatima awan wrote:
Thanks a lot for sending emails :)

2011-08-22 20:31:20
ibrahim wrote:
thank alot for supporting us with such useful idioms.

2011-08-24 21:28:27
raheleh wrote:
good luck :x

2011-08-25 19:24:14
padma wrote:
thanks for ur suport

2011-08-28 05:34:10
Devidas L Bare wrote:
Thanks

2011-08-29 04:54:30
Hannan wrote:
nice

2011-09-01 15:50:11
Adam wrote:
nice thanks

2011-09-05 12:14:33
Preeti wrote:
thanks

2011-09-08 16:06:48
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thank you .
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2011-09-08 22:17:44
Nian wrote:
thanks

2011-09-16 15:20:47
usman wrote:
thanks you this site is nice

2011-09-24 01:50:15
ahmadhandasa,, wrote:
wow ..thnx a lot for sending me this idioms ...
i have no words to say ...hmm
just keep it up and thnx again for sharing us ...i think that u should write this idiom and its meaning respectively ..
i mean
mark something up / down = raise then reduce ...
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2011-09-29 20:05:52
sushil singh wrote:
thanks for sending valuable tips & idioms..........

2011-10-03 02:42:15
MON wrote:
Thank you for this idiom, might come in handy some day for me.

2011-10-05 12:42:04
Ayoola Abiodun Ibrahim wrote:
thanks for the daily idioms

2011-10-11 16:05:48
mohsen falsafi wrote:
Thanks dears but I wish book prices were marked down in my country.However pigs might fly!!!

2011-10-11 22:18:10
now type your name wrote:
all these idioms are going to come in a handy always.

2011-10-13 13:37:08
abdelhadi wrote:
thank you very much

2011-10-14 15:01:30
now type your name wrote:
rajani
there is no markup/dowm for this website. its 100% best

2011-10-16 10:16:20
mike wrote:
Tnx ur idioms...

2011-10-21 08:42:43
Paul wrote:
thanks!

2011-10-23 04:06:47
Orlando wrote:
Thanks a lot.

2011-10-23 09:37:00
now type your name wrote:
thanks.

2011-10-24 04:13:33
now type your name wrote:
These idioms are very helpfull, u havent marked anything up/down as there is no need to pay for them, all these idom may come in handy in some part of our life ......

2011-10-26 10:01:51
muhammad ilyas wrote:
thanks ilyas

2011-10-31 14:24:24
pradeepgupta wrote:
How beautyful idiom is!

2011-11-04 08:28:47
uma wrote:
thank u

2011-11-04 14:38:26
dala80 wrote:
thanks for help

2011-11-11 07:46:07
Nirmalendu Chatterjee wrote:
No comments, until I sample your lessons.

2011-11-12 15:13:54
wael sabri wrote:
thanks alot for this Wonderful effort

2011-11-14 07:29:44
abeer wrote:
thnx

2011-11-18 20:11:46
medhat wrote:
thanks you are wonderful

2011-11-22 10:29:45
AYE AYE PHYU wrote:
thanks

2011-11-22 15:15:31
preet wrote:
thanx

2011-11-24 14:41:27
mahablu faldesai wrote:
thanks

2011-11-29 07:14:02
farhananaz wrote:
thanks for help

2011-11-30 18:53:09
Muhammad Usman wrote:
wonderfull and very good

2011-12-01 20:07:23
fatiima wrote:
tx in advance.

2011-12-01 20:36:49
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2011-12-05 17:03:26
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2011-12-05 17:04:56
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2011-12-05 23:41:54
Amir wrote:
I really enjoy your idioms, thanks a lot

2011-12-08 14:53:19
now type your name wrote:
thanx a lot of

2011-12-09 06:03:39
arti wrote:
thanks for help


2011-12-14 21:26:00
mahdiye wrote:
thanks ocean for your helpful idioms.Good luck.

2011-12-23 11:24:03
geetha wrote:
usefull

2011-12-25 15:53:42
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thank u very much...............

2011-12-25 23:21:13
hien.sokhom wrote:
Thank you for your idiom day.Could you explain how many of then are there in English?

2011-12-28 07:54:40
now type your name wrote:
Thanks for you English support

2011-12-28 07:56:21
now type your name wrote:
Jemba Saidi

2012-01-02 14:45:18
kishor kumar wrote:
this is a good way for learn idiom

2012-01-05 04:42:26
Nyo Yi Myo Myint wrote:
Thank you.It is very useful indeed.By the way,I went to a cake-shop near my house to buy a butter-cake yesterday.It was made up by 750 kyats so its price was 3750 kyats.But I had only 3000 kyats so I have to go there to pay 750 kyats.

2012-01-19 08:58:45
Junaid Ali Malik wrote:
thanks very much for mark something up and down means to reduce the price of something.

2012-01-19 08:59:29
Junaid Ali Malik wrote:
it is a very good site for learning enghlish skills.....


2012-01-22 01:32:21
zakir wrote:
dffd

2012-01-27 11:45:16
Riyaj Shah wrote:
This is a needful site. Can anybody know this phrase " I'm on commando " This is usually used by American speakers.

I want to know what do you think about this.

2012-02-03 08:16:18
Gal wrote:
helpful

2012-02-04 23:16:59
Dina mohammadi wrote:
fantastic!

2012-02-17 02:29:51
richard awuku wrote:
Thanks i have learned a new idiom.

2012-02-17 05:59:10
harshit kumar wrote:
wonderful!!!!! heartly thanks

2012-02-19 07:08:57
Marwan Abdeh wrote:
Marwan Abdeh
As a teacher of English, I find " an idiom a day " an invaluable help. Thank you very much indeed.

2012-02-21 16:08:18
now type your name wrote:
Found it useful.

2012-03-01 18:01:32
alvaro castillo wrote:
Do you gentlemen have,by any chance, the idioms from an ecxxellent, old book " Practice your English "?
Your help is tremendously important. Keep up with the ecxellent job! Thank you.

2012-03-05 18:23:29
james wrote:
valuable

2012-03-09 07:58:18
muzgan wrote:
muzgan
thanks

2012-03-13 05:03:18
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Thanks

2012-03-18 01:37:27
hoda wrote:
awesome as usual.thanks.

2012-03-21 12:46:00
now type your name wrote:
Yea- I like it. Many thanks
Dr Sam

2012-03-27 10:04:07
bahar wrote:
This idiom is so useful.Thanks alot

2012-03-28 16:23:42
Tesfay wrote:
Thank you for your comment

2012-03-28 16:24:18
Tesfay wrote:
Thank you for the Idioms

2012-03-30 13:34:55
Elfinesh Woldeyes zelellew wrote:
Many thanks.

2012-04-08 15:53:03
gagana wrote:
thanks

2012-04-26 09:41:36
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CU: Thanks

2012-05-07 11:38:29
Soe Ohnmar Khin wrote:
thanks!

2012-05-13 17:57:13
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thanks


2012-05-13 22:05:39
KERMICHE NOUREDDINE wrote:
THANKS

2012-05-18 10:27:56
kumari wrote:
Thanks

2012-06-01 11:13:08
Asad Ali Bajwa wrote:
thanks for sending a idiom on daily bases

2012-06-04 11:52:03
SridharanD.T wrote:
Thanks SENDING your daily IDIOM

2012-06-08 11:55:57
tanvir wrote:
thanks

2012-06-18 10:00:37
M.Waqar.Ali wrote:
so thanks

2012-06-21 23:41:37
SUNITA wrote:
thank you for sending me email.
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2012-07-09 04:21:40
sonu wrote:
thank u

2012-07-30 15:35:10
lyticia wrote:
Thanks alot

2012-09-01 03:37:41
sasmita biswasray wrote:
thank u so much for idioms

2012-09-24 00:46:41
Andy wrote:
That's idiomastic!
Thanks!!!

2012-10-11 20:15:53
Vshal3 wrote:
thanks,knowledgable

2012-10-21 23:31:47
mustafa wrote:
it is always a great pleasure to share something with somebody,especially culture.As Einstein says:"what remains when we forget everything is culture".thx a lot

2012-10-23 15:35:17
Jason wrote:
Pretty good. I appreciate idioms as Idioms Deliver Interesting but Obfuscate Messages cleverly. Well you have just read the acronym for IDIOM.

2012-11-05 11:20:08
Tulasiram Prajapati wrote:
I like this very much. Thanks so much. - T.R. P. , Sanothimi Campus, Bhaktapur, Nepal.

2012-11-28 03:19:31
shohel wrote:
thanks.


2012-12-16 15:05:45
Elham wrote:
good one;)

2013-03-18 09:25:14
khin zaw wrote:
thanks.

2013-05-29 19:32:35
Akram wrote:
Thanks v good

2013-11-05 10:26:02
babulal jain wrote:
thanks

2014-03-18 10:09:39
Chris Smith-Hill wrote:
why does it say only 26 left?

2014-03-18 10:10:31
Chris Smith-Hill wrote:
how many do i get for the $1?

2015-02-13 06:21:33
now type your name wrote:
thanks

2017-02-25 15:15:08
Ayesha begum wrote:
Ayesha khan thnk u mam