How Many Idioms Do You Know?

30 Questions | Total Attempts: 26

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How Many Idioms Do You Know?


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  • 1. 
    I can’t believe you  bought a couch that  costs an arm and a -----------.
    • A. 

      Foot

    • B. 

      Leg

    • C. 

      Hand

  • 2. 
     Max is really smart. He is as sharp as a -------.
    • A. 

      Tack

    • B. 

      Nail

    • C. 

      Screw

  • 3. 
    I got fired.  I’m looking forward  to--------- the news to my family.   
    • A. 

      Breaking

    • B. 

      Cracking

    • C. 

      Saying

  • 4. 
    Joe is really poor. He lives from-------  to mouth.   
    • A. 

      Nose

    • B. 

      Hand

    • C. 

      Leg

  • 5. 
    You will find your lost pet.-------- your chin up.   
    • A. 

      Get

    • B. 

      Keep

    • C. 

      Raise

  • 6. 
    Peter: I don’t give a hoot how long you have been working  here.  Bob’s reply:    
    • A. 

      I wouldn't give you a hoot either.

    • B. 

      I guess our years together aren't important to you.

    • C. 

      Yes, it was a long time.

  • 7. 
    That was an interesting  article you wrote.  ---------!    
    • A. 

      Shut up 

    • B. 

      Way to go 

    • C. 

      Butt in 

  • 8. 
    Hey!  Stop-------- on cookies or you’ll never be able to eat your dinner. 
    • A. 

      Dogging out

    • B. 

      Pigging out

    • C. 

      Wolfing out

  • 9. 
    Sarah really loves college. She is very--------.   
    • A. 

      Tired

    • B. 

      Gung ho

    • C. 

      Crazy

  • 10. 
    If Ted has his---------set on going  to NY university  , he is going to have to buckle  down and start studying more. 
    • A. 

      Life

    • B. 

      Brain

    • C. 

      Heart

  • 11. 
    Will Jessy ever be the best student  in her class? Sure,  when------ fly. 
    • A. 

      Sheep

    • B. 

      Goats

    • C. 

      Pigs

  • 12. 
     Our trip to Florida  was so relaxing. It was------------.   
    • A. 

      On edge

    • B. 

      In a bad mood

    • C. 

      What the doctor ordered

  • 13. 
    Bob was surprised  to see his wife up -------- and early in the morning.   
    • A. 

      Light

    • B. 

      Ready

    • C. 

      Bright

  • 14. 
    Jennifer’s boss is lousy and her salary is low.  She is not a happy---------. 
    • A. 

      Scout

    • B. 

      Tourist

    • C. 

      Camper

  • 15. 
    Mary paints beautiful  pictures. In a few years,  she will take the art world by storm.
    • A. 

      Something  bad will happen and she’ll lose her job. 

    • B. 

      She ’ll draw an excellent  painting of a storm. 

    • C. 

      She’ll become  a very successful  artist.

  • 16. 
     If you are looking for a new suit, you shouldn’t have a problem  . Clothing  shops in this town are *a dime a dozen* . 
    • A. 

      Hard to find

    • B. 

      Everywhere

    • C. 

      Lousy

  • 17. 
    I will help you with your homework if you do the dishes.----------
    • A. 

      It's a deal.

    • B. 

      You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours.

    • C. 

      Get down to business.

  • 18. 
    This apple pie is *out of this world.* 
    • A. 

      Not bad

    • B. 

      From another planet

    • C. 

      Delicious

  • 19. 
     You ate 4 pizzas?  You really *made a pig of yourself.* 
    • A. 

      Made yourself sick

    • B. 

      Ate more than you should have

    • C. 

      Turned into an animal with a snout and tail

  • 20. 
    Stop------around  the bush!  I don’t know what you are trying  to tell me. 
    • A. 

      Runnig

    • B. 

      Beating

    • C. 

      Going

  • 21. 
    Okay,  you have twisted my-------. You can borrow my new car and drive it across  the country.
    • A. 

      Hand

    • B. 

      Head

    • C. 

      Arm

  • 22. 
    Let’s get the------rolling  on this project.  We’ve only got one week to finish it. 
    • A. 

      Rock

    • B. 

      Ball

    • C. 

      Cart

  • 23. 
    When the sun doesn’t shine all winter,  it's easy to start feeling down in the-------. 
    • A. 

      Dumps

    • B. 

      Crazy

    • C. 

      Luck

  • 24. 
    It’s like pulling  ------ getting  Jean to help out in the kitchen. 
    • A. 

      Hair

    • B. 

      Nails

    • C. 

      Teeth

  • 25. 
    Dan worked his tail------ to save money for his son’s education. 
    • A. 

      On

    • B. 

      Out

    • C. 

      Off

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