English speakers, especially in North America, use a lot of expressions that come from baseball. Are you ready to step up to the plate, and learn these idioms? Don’t worry if you are off base. You can see the correct answers to the quiz after you try it. Once you are done this lesson, I bet that you’ll be able to knock it out of the park!
Try the quiz. What’s your best guess?
Let’s try using your new idioms in context.
The boss of a sales department, Mr. Reed, called a team meeting.
Can you add the correct idioms to complete what he said?
Can you explain what Mr. Reed said in your own words?