Idiom – Whale of a time

  • Idiom – Whale of a time.
  • Meaning – To have a great time. To enjoy yourself very much and have a positive experience.
Usage:

When could you use this idiom?

  • When you are really enjoying yourself.
  • Discussing an awesome event or night out.
  • Thanking someone for hosting an event or for showing you a good time.
Example:
  • “Your birthday party was very special. Thank you for inviting us. We all had a whale of a time!”
Discuss:
  • Is there an idiom like this in your country?
What is an idiom?

An idiom is a word or phrase that is not taken literally.  An idiom is an expression that cannot be understood from the meanings of its individual words, but has a separate meaning of its own.

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