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Grade 5 - English Language
3.10 Animal Sayings - 1

Idioms or sayings are phrases or sentences that do not exactly mean what the words say. Because of popular usage, they have special meanings understandable only to the people of that culture and region. Often people use sayings that compare people to animals. In this chapter, you will learn about animal sayings commonly used in (American) English language.

Directions: Read the animal saying given in the question, and select the meaning that is most appropriate.

Q 1: Do not bite the hand that feeds you.
Eat carefully, otherwise you might bite your hand.
Don't harm someone who helps you.
Eat moderately and watch your weight.

Q 2: It's a dog's life.
Life is difficult.
Dog's life is good.
Dog's and humans are good friends.

Q 3: You're chasing your own tail.
You should chase somebody else's tail!
Tie up your pony tail so that you look pretty.
You are working hard but not achieving anything.

Q 4: doggie bag
a bag or a box of leftover food
a bag to carry a dog
old and torn bag

Q 5: I'm in the doghouse.
I'm in trouble
I am a dog
I am feeding my dog

Q 6: Let sleeping dogs lie.
Dogs need a lot of sleep.
Leave old problems alone.
Eat only when you are hungry.

Q 7: What's the buzz?
What are bees doing?
What are people saying?
Where are the bees?

Q 8: You are barking up the wrong tree!
You see a dog barking at a tree.
You have cut down the wrong tree.
You have got the wrong idea.

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