Idioms title

The Idiom Attic - a collection of hundreds of English idioms, each one explained.

The meaning of "keep an eye on"

" Keep an eye on "
Observe carefully to make sure something bad isn't done.
He's got convictions for theft you know. Keep an eye on him when he's near the till.
Where did it originate?:
Britain, 16th century.
Where is it used?:
Hear the idiom spoken:
More idioms about:   the_human_body  

 We are also on Facebook

 Copyright Gary Martin