In today’s “English Idioms for Newcomers“, let’s take a look at this expression: Double Take.
What does “Double Take” mean?
- a delayed surprised reaction at seeing something or someone
- a surprised second look at a something whose significance wasn’t completed grasped at first
How to use “Double Take”? Use it in this phrase
- Do a double take
- I did a double take when he showed up in a pink wig.
- Seeing how much weight I had lost, she did a double take.
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Word of the Day:Significance: importance