There are many phrases in English that use two words connected with ‘and’. For example wine and dine, home and hosed. These expressions are known as binomials or binomial pairs. In these phrases the word order is usually fixed; we always say ‘wine and dine’, we never say ‘dine and wine’.
Hi dear English learners. You’ve probably noticed that there are so many time phrases in English such as “a while”, “every now and then”, “in no time”, etc. which you don’t quite understand. Keep reading because I’m going to explain 20 time expressions and phrases which you may or may not know.