Reference Material
UNIT 1: Nice to Meet You
Unit 2: On Time
Unit 3: Illnesses and Injuries
Unit 4: 1-3 Review
Unit 5: Shopping and Clothing
Unit 6: Getting Around Town
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Building Terms and Expressions

Idioms that use : “Get Sick”

In English, there are several idioms that use “get sick“. Look at the chart below and study the definitions and meanings.

Think about it:

Have you ever put your hand on your hot forehead and said, “I think I’m getting sick…”? ( I am beginning to feel sick)

Do you get sick from seafood? If so, what seafood.. You can say: “I get sick from eating shrimp.” “I get sick from eating peanuts.

Have you even been on a diet? Did you become sick of it? You can say: “I am sick of my diet.” “I am sick of driving to work everyday.”