Idiom of the Week: Night Owl


Meaning: someone who likes to stay up late


I always do my homework late at night. I’m a night owl.

Her husband likes to go to bed early, but she’s a night owl.

“I stayed up till three am last night reading.” “Wow! You’re a real night owl!”

Pop Quiz:

You’re a night owl if you…

A. usually go to bed at ten pm.

B. drink a lot of coffee in the morning.

C. have more energy late at night than in the morning.

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The correct answer is C. If you have more energy late at night, that probably means you like to stay up late, which means you’re a night owl.

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