Idiom of the week – Connect the dots
Posted by englishlessons on February 25, 2014
understand something based on multiple pieces of evidence
At first she didn’t understand why he switched his position, but after she thought about it, she was able to connect the dots.
It took him some time to connect the dots, but he eventually understood the reasons behind the change.
Picture one of the children’s puzzles where you draw lines to connect the dots, and a picture becomes clear.
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