English as a Second Language/Idiom I cant find


There is an idiom in English which is used when a person wants to use the bathroom at a friends place (or a person house). It's something like; "show me around the house or place" not exactly sure. I tried looking it up in Google too. But the only meaning of "showing someone around the house" would mean to well show them the house. What's the idiom, I can't find it.

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Hi Vinod!

Sorry, I'm not really sure what the idiom you're looking for is!  It's definitely not "show me around the/your place/house", though!  As you said, that simply means show someone all the sections/areas/rooms of a location.

You may be thinking of something like "Could you show me to the bathroom?" or "Could you show me where the bathroom is?"  Those are not really idioms, though, just common expressions.

Sorry I couldn't be of much more help!  If you could give me some more information maybe I could think of something different!


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