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To Kill A Mockingbird

Chapter 9 Idioms

Here are the few idioms from chapter 9

As sure as eggs-something that is sure as eggs is a sure thing.  It's bound to happen
Bowed to the Inevitable-it cannot be stopped from occuring
Drew a bead on him-aim or focus on that person
On tenterhooks-fillled with suspence or anxiety
Set my teeth permanently on edge-is to annoy someone or make them feel nervous the way aunt Alexandra tends to annoy Scout
 

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