Concert | Online English Lessons

To raise the roof is to make a loud noise, especially by cheering, whistling or clapping at a concert or show. This idiom conveys an image of a building’s roof going up in the air because of the force of a tremendous noise underneath it.   Examples of use: 1. The fans raised the roof with their applause. 2. I think tonight’s show will be a huge success. … [Read more…]