30 / 06 / 2010

HOT-3: meaning and examples

Good morning again everyone.

Today we continue our look at expressions with the word hot.

Today's expression is: to sell like hot cakes

Meaning: to sell very quickly or in great numbers.

Example 1:
Ever since Steve Jobs announced the new iPad, they have been selling like hot cakes.

Example 2:
After people found out about the sex scandal, the ex-president's book began selling like hot cakes.

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