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Grade 5 - English Language
4.4 Idioms and Sayings - 3

Directions: Read the situation described in each question, and select the idiom/saying that can be used to explain the situation. As a homework, read a book and find examples of idioms.
Q 1: I feel nervous.
I have a frog in my throat.
I have butterflies in my stomach.
I have a feather in my cap.

Q 2: I like to stay up late.
I am as free as a bird.
I am a night owl.
I could eat a horse.

Q 3: Don't exaggerate a problem.
Don't bug me.
Don't be a chicken.
Don't make a mountain out of a molehill.

Q 4: You are bringing up a problem that will lead to more problems!
You are opening a can of worms!
You are catching the bull by its horns!
You are putting the cart before the horse.

Q 5: She eats very little.
She eats like a bird.
She could eat a horse.
She eats like a pig.

Q 6: That is an achievement you can be proud of.
You have a frog in your throat.
That is a feather in your cap.
It is a dinosaur.

Q 7: If you spend time with bad people, you will get hurt.
If you swim with the sharks, you will get bitten.
I could eat a whale!
Don't put all your eggs in one basket.

Q 8: Start before others do for the best chance of success.
Get your ducks in a row.
Which came first, the chicken or the egg?
The early bird catches the worm.

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