“In the same boat” means “to have the same problem”. Example: - I’m broke. Can you lend me twenty dollars? Origin: The idiom was first used by the ancient Greeks when speaking about the risks that all passengers in a.
Ever think about the literal meaning of some of the English expressions we use every day? Check out these awesome illustrations by artist Roisin Hahessy, who came up with the idea while teaching English as a foreign language in Brazil!