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Grade 2 - English Language
4.3 Idioms

An idiom is an expression whose meaning is different from the meaning of the individual words. You learn the exact meaning of an idiom only through usage and context.

Instructions: Read the following idioms and select their correct meanings. Use these idioms in sentences. Also, write at least five more examples of idioms.

Q 1: Beating around the bush
beating your plants with a stick
talking about something indirectly
go around the bushes in your garden
water your plants regularly

Q 2: Under the weather
take an umbrella with you
go out after it stops raining
not feeling well
get under a roof when it is raining

Q 3: Keep an eye on him
watch him carefully
give him goggles
be friendly with him
he wears contact lenses

Q 4: Biting off more than you can chew
share your food with other people
bite and chew your food
eating a big cookie
taking on a challenge that is too big for you

Q 5: Letting the cat out of the bag
letting the cat be chased by a dog
freeing a cat
treat your pets kindly
telling a secret

Q 6: On top of the world
be at the north pole
go to the moon
feeling great
stand on a globe

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