ACET: Idiom of the Day!!
Today’s idiom is Forty Winks
This expression means to take a very short nap, usually during the day.
As you know, it takes less than a second to wink so you can imagine that forty winks is truly a short rest.
You can put this idiom in a sentence like the following:
1. Sarah finished work early so she took forty winks before she got ready for the party.
2. At my lunch break today I am going to catch forty winks.
There is nothing better than sleep! – Sleep tight everyone 🙂