Do you ever feel like you are going crazy? Is it your colleagues that drive you crazy, or is it a noisy neighbour? You might have your hands full with too much work and too short a time to complete it. Or you may be stuck in a traffic jam and late for a job interview.
Below you will see some of the most common English idioms you can use when feeling angry, frustrated or irritated with something.
1. go bananas
I’ll go bananas if you ask me that question one more time.
2. go nuts
We’ve got so many complaints today, I think I’ll go nuts.
3. lose it
When Erica asked Tim to leave, he just lost it and started shouting at her.
4. go mental
Have you gone mental? Why do you keep arguing with the boss? You’ll get fired.
5. freak out
Mum, don’t freak out! I’ve just the car.
6. go bonkers
When I was told to wait for another hour, I just went absolutely bonkers.
7. go berserk
The crowd went berserk when they were told that all the flights had been cancelled.
8. blow one’s top
I think he’ll blow his top when you give him the news.
9. fly off the handle
He's extremely irritable - he flies off the handle at the slightest thing.