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

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

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

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: Don't lose what you have by trying to get even more.
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
Don't count your chickens before they hatch.
Don't look a gift horse in the mouth.

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

Q 8: I like to stay up late.
I am a night owl.
I am as free as a bird.
I could eat a horse.

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