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

Q 2: A piece of cake
it is an easy job
share your cake with your family
eat only one slice of cake at a time
it is sweet

Q 3: Under the weather
take an umbrella with you
get under a roof when it is raining
go out after it stops raining
not feeling well

Q 4: On top of the world
feeling great
be at the north pole
go to the moon
stand on a globe

Q 5: Keep an eye on him
he wears contact lenses
watch him carefully
give him goggles
be friendly with him

Q 6: Beating around the bush
go around the bushes in your garden
talking about something indirectly
beating your plants with a stick
water your plants regularly

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