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Grade 5 - English Language
3.10 Animal Sayings - 1

Idioms or sayings are phrases or sentences that do not exactly mean what the words say. Because of popular usage, they have special meanings understandable only to the people of that culture and region. Often people use sayings that compare people to animals. In this chapter, you will learn about animal sayings commonly used in (American) English language.

Directions: Read the animal saying given in the question, and select the meaning that is most appropriate.

Q 1: Let sleeping dogs lie.
Leave old problems alone.
Dogs need a lot of sleep.
Eat only when you are hungry.

Q 2: Do not bite the hand that feeds you.
Don't harm someone who helps you.
Eat carefully, otherwise you might bite your hand.
Eat moderately and watch your weight.

Q 3: What's the buzz?
What are people saying?
What are bees doing?
Where are the bees?

Q 4: You're chasing your own tail.
You are working hard but not achieving anything.
You should chase somebody else's tail!
Tie up your pony tail so that you look pretty.

Q 5: You are barking up the wrong tree!
You have got the wrong idea.
You have cut down the wrong tree.
You see a dog barking at a tree.

Q 6: I've been working like a dog.
I've been lazy and bored.
I like to train my dog to do tricks.
I've been working very hard.

Q 7: I'm in the doghouse.
I am feeding my dog
I'm in trouble
I am a dog

Q 8: doggie bag
a bag or a box of leftover food
old and torn bag
a bag to carry a dog

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