Most Popular Idioms List

Index of Common Phrases

GoEnglish.com = Today's English Idioms and Phrases


Today's Idiom = "Can't Make Heads Or Tails Out Of Someone Or Something"






www.goenglish.com
 Send Me The GoEnglish Weekly Preview of English Idioms 



Can't Make Heads Or Tails Out Of Someone Or Something ( do not understand it at all; it does not make sense to one ... )

"Can't Make Heads Or Tails Out Of Someone Or Something"



You "cannot make heads or tails" out of something that you do not understand at all.

Example: "I'm looking at your computer program right now, but I can't make heads or tails out of it."



If it does name make any sense to you, and you can't even begin to understand it, you can't make heads or tails out of it.

Example: "I'm trying to read this letter in Chinese, but I can't make heads or tails out of it."





Can't Hold A Candle To Someone

Cannot Help Doing Something


Pocket English Idioms by GoEnglish.com


  Send Me The GoEnglish Weekly Preview of English Idioms  
 Your e-mail address:
     
 Any question or comment:
    


GoEnglish.com teaches the meaning of English idioms and phrases. For native and non-native English speakers of all ages. To start (or stop) receiving the GoEnglish.com Weekly Preview of English Idioms at any time please enter your name in the form above or send an email to Subscribe<at>GoEnglish.com (or Unsubscribe<at>GoEnglish.com). We always respect your privacy by never sharing an email address. All content is copyrighted by GoEnglish.com, illustrations by Rita Tseng, written by Adam Sullivan. Adam is an experienced English teacher with a degree in English from Cornell University.  Your questions are welcome. Thanks, Adam<at>GoEnglish.com

Link to this page:
<a href="http://www.GoEnglish.com/Idioms/Cant+Make+Heads+Or+Tails+Out+Of+Someone+Or+Something.asp">
"Can't Make Heads Or Tails Out Of Someone Or Something" at GoEnglish.com</a>