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5 phrases found for the topic Memory
Phrase: Something is on the tip of your tongue
Meaning: If something is on the tip of your tongue, you cannot remember it now. You need more time.
What was her name? It is on the tip of my tongue... After a while... It was Yvonne
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Phrase: Have the memory of a goldfish
Meaning: To have very little memory. There is a myth that a goldfish has a memory of a few seconds. Example: You have the memory of a goldfish. I have just told you and you cannot remember.
Phrase: Learn something by heart
Meaning: To memorise something.
I found it very hard to learn all those lines by heart.
Phrase: Take a trip down memory lane
Author: Shane Ross
Meaning: To reminisce
Phrase: The true art of memory is the art of attention
Author: Samuel Johnson
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