Idioms
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by Jose Benavides
| 15 Questions
Idioms are phrases that don't mean exactly what they say.
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Illustrate the idiom: when pigs fly
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What is the meaning when saying when pigs fly?
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Illustrate the idiom: butterflies in one's stomach
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What is the meaning of having butterflies in your stomach?
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Illustrate the idiom: I'm all ears
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What is the meaning of being all ears?
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What is the meaning of the following?

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What is the meaning of the following?

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What is the meaning of the following?

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Yesterday, while Ms. Indi was talking sternly to a student, the student couldn't keep a straight face. It was hilarious!

What does the idiom mean in this sentence?
A - the student was trying not to laugh, but she failed.
B - the student was crying.
C - the student ran away.
D - the student was unhappy about the situation.
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Yesterday was horrible. Almost everything went wrong, and my mom found out that it was me who broke her favorite necklace. She's coming home this afternoon from a long trip overseas and I don't want to tell her. I'll have to, I guess. Well, I better just face the music.
What does the idiom mean in this passage?
A - The writer needs to hide a secret from his/her mum.
B - The writer is going to show his/her mum some new music.
C - The writer has decided that he/she needs to confront a difficult situation.
D - The writer is nervous that his/her mum is coming home.
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Use the following idiomatic expression in sentence:
When it rains, it pours
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Use the following idiomatic expression in a sentence:
On cloud nine
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Use the following idiomatic expression in a sentence:
Let the cat out of the bag
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Draw and give the meaning of your favorite idiom.
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