My Ears Are Burning! = Definition of English Idiom

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Have you ever heard somebody say that their ears are burning? What a strange English idiom! Do you have any idea what they are talking about?

When somebody says that their ears are burning, they are saying that they think somebody is talking about them. It is a fun expression and people use it when the can hear people talking about them. 

Examples of “My ears are burning”

1. My ears are burning. Somebody must be talking about me!

2. John said his ears were burning. He must have known we were talking about him!

3. Are you talking about me? My ears are burning!

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