It is cold here in Japan, so this month, we are featuring some idioms which contain “winter” words. Here is the first one – go cold turkey.
Do you know it? Can you guess the meaning from the conversation below?
Debra: Are you going to quit smoking next year?
Sandra: Yes, I’m going to quit on January 1st.
Debra: Are you going to cut down slowly?
Sandra: No. I’m going cold turkey. I will stop completely on January 1st!
Does it mean
a) stop a habit suddenly
b) eat cold turkey
c) stop a habit slowly
The answer is below! ↓
Answer: a) stop a habit suddenly