“Take a rain check” means “you can’t accept an invitation now but you would like to do it later”. Example: I would love to go to the cinema but I’m busy on Sunday. Can we take a rain check? Origin: This idiom originated in America in the If a.
128 Words to use instead of "Very"｜Writing is hard, and writing without repeating yourself is very, very hard—but as you may have already noticed, one of the most repeated words in English is the intensifying modifier "very.