Proof is in the Pudding, the

Also: The proof of the pudding is in the eating Meaning of Idiom ‘The Proof is in the Pudding’ The proof is in the pudding means that the real results of something can only be judged by actual experience or results rather than theory or appearance. 1Ayto, John. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: Oxford … Read more

Prove Your Mettle

Also: Show Your Mettle Meaning of Idiom ‘Prove Your (or one’s)  Mettle’ To prove your mettle means to prove your ability at something by performing well in a difficult situation. 1Heacock, Paul.  Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2010.  Want to see more videos from Idioms.Online? Subscribe to our YouTube channel! Examples of … Read more

Pros and Cons

Also: Weigh the Pros and Cons Consider the Pros and Cons Meaning of Idiom ‘Pros and Cons’ The pros and cons are the arguments for and against something; the advantages and disadvantages. 1Ayto, John. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: Oxford U, 2010.,2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. When we weigh the pros and cons we … Read more