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

Q 3: It's a dog's life.
Dog's life is good.
Life is difficult.
Dog's and humans are good friends.

Q 4: doggie bag
a bag to carry a dog
old and torn bag
a bag or a box of leftover food

Q 5: Do not bite the hand that feeds you.
Eat carefully, otherwise you might bite your hand.
Don't harm someone who helps you.
Eat moderately and watch your weight.

Q 6: Let sleeping dogs lie.
Eat only when you are hungry.
Leave old problems alone.
Dogs need a lot of sleep.

Q 7: You are barking up the wrong tree!
You have cut down the wrong tree.
You have got the wrong idea.
You see a dog barking at a tree.

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

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