Catch Word #83 – I’m dead tired

Have you ever felt exhausted at the end of a long hard day and just wanted to go to bed? Today’s episode looks at expressions to say that you are very, very tired. There are so many ways we can say in English that we’re very tired, and here we chose the most common ones. Listen in and learn as we explain some expressions you can use to say that you’ve slept well after you were so tired.

Expressions included in the Study Guide

  • To be dead/to be dead tired
  • To be beat
  • To be pooped
  • To be tuckered out
  • To be knackered
  • To be tired out
  • A whole bunch/a couple
  • To sleep like a log
  • A pull-out bed
  • To sleep through the night

Copyright: Audio/Study Guide: Culips,Photo: Tom

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