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

Q 3: You're chasing your own tail.
You should chase somebody else's tail!
Tie up your pony tail so that you look pretty.
You are working hard but not achieving anything.

Q 4: Let sleeping dogs lie.
Dogs need a lot of sleep.
Leave old problems alone.
Eat only when you are hungry.

Q 5: It's a dog-eat-dog world.
It's a very competitive world.
Some dogs eat other dogs.
People are cannibals.

Q 6: It's a dog's life.
Dog's and humans are good friends.
Life is difficult.
Dog's life is good.

Q 7: What's the buzz?
Where are the bees?
What are bees doing?
What are people saying?

Q 8: I've been working like a dog.
I like to train my dog to do tricks.
I've been lazy and bored.
I've been working very hard.

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