Learn English With Steve- Peppy 22(Tongue Idioms)

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Learn English With Steve- Peppy 22(Tongue Idioms)

This is a tongue idiom quiz based on the video 'Tongue Idioms' by online English teascher Steve Ford


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What's the matter? Cat got your tongue ?This means..............
    • A. 

      Why are you so quiet ?

    • B. 

      Why are you so nervous ?

    • C. 

      Why are you so angry ?

    • D. 

      Why are you so hungry ?

  • 2. 
    A French kiss means.............
    • A. 

      Kissing in France

    • B. 

      Kissing a French person

    • C. 

      Kissing with the lips and tongue

    • D. 

      Kissing on the first date

  • 3. 
    When you can't think of what to say, we say that you are........
    • A. 

      On the tip of your tongue

    • B. 

      Tongue-tied

    • C. 

      Tongue in cheek

    • D. 

      Forked tongue

  • 4. 
    I can almost remember that word ! It's ..........
    • A. 

      On the top of my palette

    • B. 

      On the tip of my lip

    • C. 

      On top of my head

    • D. 

      On the tip of my tongue

  • 5. 
    Tongue-in-cheek humor is ...........
    • A. 

      A kind of ironic humor

    • B. 

      A kind of morbid humor

    • C. 

      A kind of slapstick humor

    • D. 

      A kind of silent humor

  • 6. 
    Tongue twister means..............
    • A. 

      A phrase which is difficult to understand

    • B. 

      A phrase which is difficult to write

    • C. 

      A phrase which is difficult to remember

    • D. 

      A phrase which is difficult to pronounce

  • 7. 
    When somebody in an authoritative role like a teacher says, "bite your tongue" , he/she means.....
    • A. 

      You had better stop saying that

    • B. 

      You need to work on your pronuncitation

    • C. 

      You need to work on your tongue idioms

    • D. 

      You need to speak more slowly

  • 8. 
    Drinking a glass of wine can 'loosen your tongue' ! This means that the alcohol makes you...
    • A. 

      Say things more quickly

    • B. 

      Say things without thinking

    • C. 

      Say things with more difficulty

    • D. 

      Say words which you don't remember

  • 9. 
    My father gave me a ' tongue lashing ' means.............
    • A. 

      He spoke with me angrily.

    • B. 

      He gave me many compliments.

    • C. 

      He lied to me.

    • D. 

      He gave me a gift.

  • 10. 
    To have a forked tongue means..........
    • A. 

      To say four things at the same time

    • B. 

      To say two things which are contradictory

    • C. 

      To say things which are bad

    • D. 

      To say things which are sad

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