English of the Day
English of the Day

Idiom of the Day

rack your brains | rack you brain

If you rack your brains, or rack you brain, you try hard to remember something or think of a solution to a problem or a puzzle.

❕For example:

🔺I'm racking my brains, but I just can't think of his name.

🔺Shelley's writing this song about being out of work and she's racking her brain trying to come up with a good rhyme for "unemployed".