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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: You will get what you want by being nice, not by being mean.
You will catch more flies with honey than with vinegar.
You are putting the cart before the horse.
Monkey see, monkey do.

Q 2: You are bringing up a problem that will lead to more problems!
You are catching the bull by its horns!
You are putting the cart before the horse.
You are opening a can of worms!

Q 3: She eats very little.
She eats like a pig.
She eats like a bird.
She could eat a horse.

Q 4: I feel nervous.
I have a frog in my throat.
I have a feather in my cap.
I have butterflies in my stomach.

Q 5: That is an achievement you can be proud of.
You have a frog in your throat.
It is a dinosaur.
That is a feather in your cap.

Q 6: If you spend time with bad people, you will get hurt.
If you swim with the sharks, you will get bitten.
Don't put all your eggs in one basket.
I could eat a whale!

Q 7: I like to stay up late.
I could eat a horse.
I am as free as a bird.
I am a night owl.

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

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