However, with few exceptions, the cottages are styled within the vernacular revival idiom.
This idiom could, of course, be explained on the hypothesis of an Aramaic original.
If you travel to a different region, you may find an idiom that you don't understand.
An idiom is not a wise choice of words for a formal speech.
When someone says "beat around the bush" to describe not addressing an issue, they are using an idiom.
"Can anyone find an example of an idiom, or fun expression, to share with the class?" asked the teacher.
An idiom to describe heavy rain is, "it's raining cats and dogs!"
If you use an idiom, make sure that nobody takes it literally.
Could you explain what the idiom "a dime a dozen" means?
Since the woman used a strange idiom, the young kids did not understand her.
At a minimum they may need to be translated into the local language or dialect, or the wording changed to include local idioms.
Through these two dancers, the classical idiom truly becomes a language, which they utter with utmost expressive clarity.