Idioms - Partes Do Corpo

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Idioms - Partes Do Corpo

(EN) Today's quiz is about Idioms with body parts(PT) O quiz de hoje é sobre expressões relacionadas com partes do corpo.(EN) Choose the best alternative for each gap.(PT) Escolha a melhor alternativa para cada questão


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    We'll never see eye to eye on this issue. What does 'see eye to eye' mean?
    • A. 

      To look into somebody's eyes

    • B. 

      To avoid eye contact

    • C. 

      To be serious and straight to the point

    • D. 

      To agree with somebody

  • 2. 
    I know that sooner or later I'll have to face the music. What's the meaning of 'face the music'?
    • A. 

      To accept responsibility for something you have done

    • B. 

      To learn how to play a musical instrument

    • C. 

      To go to a disco/club and dance in front of everybody

    • D. 

      To listen to a CD that you don't like

  • 3. 
    Who's going to foot the bill for the broken plates? What does 'foot the bill' mean?
    • A. 

      To leave a place without paying

    • B. 

      To be responsible for paying the cost of something

    • C. 

      To kick the waiter because of the bill

    • D. 

      To complain about the bill because it's too expensive

  • 4. 
    There's no point in saying all those things to him. After all, he's the most thick-skinned person that I've ever met. If you are a 'thick-skinned' person, what kind of person are you?
    • A. 

      Somebody who cries all the time

    • B. 

      Somebody who is not easily offended

    • C. 

      Somebody who is tall and strong like Arnold Schwarzenegger

    • D. 

      Somebody who is very sensitive

  • 5. 
    I didn't lie to you. I was just pulling your leg. What's the meaning of 'pull (somebody's) leg'?
    • A. 

      To steal money from somebody

    • B. 

      To massage somebody's legs because they are sore

    • C. 

      To play a joke on somebody

    • D. 

      To tell somebody the truth

  • 6. 
    Many parties pay lip service to environmental issues, but just a few really do something about it. What does 'pay lip service' mean?
    • A. 

      To say that you support something, but you don't do anything to prove it

    • B. 

      To help somebody/something that needs you by giving them support

    • C. 

      To visit poor people and give them money

    • D. 

      To learn how to speak well

  • 7. 
    It's an exquisite house, but he paid through the nose for it. What does 'pay through the nose' mean?
    • A. 

      To buy something because it's cheap

    • B. 

      To buy something because it smells good

    • C. 

      To get something for free

    • D. 

      To pay too much money for something