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Hi,are there any good books or sites that students could access to study Idioms thanks
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You could try “English Idioms in Use” published by Cambridge University Press.
I’ll just add that it’s important to teach and practise idioms in context. I think care needs to be taken when teaching idioms. Foreigners can sound stilted or old-fashioned if they don’t know the connotation of idioms and can use them in unsuitable ways in formal situations.
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