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Grade 2 - English Language
4.3 Idioms

An idiom is an expression whose meaning is different from the meaning of the individual words. You learn the exact meaning of an idiom only through usage and context.

Instructions: Read the following idioms and select their correct meanings. Use these idioms in sentences. Also, write at least five more examples of idioms.

Q 1: Letting the cat out of the bag
telling a secret
freeing a cat
letting the cat be chased by a dog
treat your pets kindly

Q 2: Beating around the bush
talking about something indirectly
beating your plants with a stick
water your plants regularly
go around the bushes in your garden

Q 3: On top of the world
be at the north pole
feeling great
go to the moon
stand on a globe

Q 4: A piece of cake
it is sweet
share your cake with your family
it is an easy job
eat only one slice of cake at a time

Q 5: Crying wolf
be brave
scaring a wolf by crying
wolf is crying
asking for help when you don't need any

Q 6: Biting off more than you can chew
bite and chew your food
taking on a challenge that is too big for you
eating a big cookie
share your food with other people

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