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Questions Per Quiz = 2 4 6 8 10

Grade 5 - English Language
1.51 Idioms - 2

Directions: Choose the best definitions of the idiom written in bold.
Q 1: Bob felt that he missed the boat when he turned down the chance to work at the library.
lost an opportunity
came late and missed the boat
lost a friend

Q 2: Sally's mom blew up when she saw her report card.
got very upset
fly up in the air
was very happy

Q 3: They hired a clown for the young boy's birthday party to help break the ice.
put everyone to ease
break the ice cubes
get a drink for everyone

Q 4: Jan's mom lost her cool when she discovered, Jan had spilled milk all over her new dress.
gave her a hug
got angry
felt very cold

Q 5: My parents will foot the bill for my birthday party.
catch it
pay for
earn it

Q 6: Sally and Molly decided to bury the hatchet after their argument.
fight back
bury their treasures
make peace

Q 7: The children were bouncing off the walls when the baby-sitter tried to put them to bed.
listening to music
bouncing the balls all around
misbehaving, acting in a wild way

Q 8: Tom is in the dark about our plans to throw a surprise birthday party.
in a dark room
not in the house

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