Turn Over a New Leaf

Welcome to English in a minute!Leaves grow on trees.You know that.But the word leaf has a few other meanings in the English language.Turn over a new leaf.Wow,Anna!You seem a lot happier and more awake than you usually do in the morning.I am! Because now I am a morning person!Since when? Jonathan,I’ve turned over a new leaf.I wake up early.I run.I read the entire newspaper.All before seven.Wow!To turn over a new leaf,is about new beginings.It means to change your behavior or lifestyle–in a positive way.In this expression,leaf refers to a page in a book–another definition of the word.And that’s English in a minute!

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