English Language Lessons

Tips and training suggestions for learning English as a foreign language.

Idiom of the week – Fire off something

Posted by englishlessons on September 7, 2012

Definition:

write something quickly, especially when you are upset or angry

Examples:

He was mad, so he fired off an angry email to the person.

She fired off a response to his inappropriate request.

Picture it:

Think of shooting without taking the time to aim.
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