In today’s English Idioms for Newcomers, let’s take a look at this expression: “hit the nail on the head.”
What does “hit the nail on the head” mean?
“Hit the nail on the head” means:
- Do or say something exactly right
- I think Maria hit the nail on the head with her comment about the impact of vacation on workers’ productivity.
- The decorations at Sarah’s wedding reception hit the nail on the head. Who was her wedding planner?
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