'Idioms- Fish' Quiz

This is a advanced-level quiz containing 10 multichoice questions from our 'idioms' quiz category. Simply answer all questions and press the 'Grade Me' button to see your score. This exercise is also available as a printable worksheet.

Idioms- Fish

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - An important person is a ____ fish.
Q2 - If you have more important things to do, you have ____ to fry.
Q3 - Someone who drinks like a fish...
Q4 - If you are like a fish out of water, you are...
Q5 - Something that distracts people is a...
Q6 - A strange person is a ____ fish.
Q7 - An unemotional person is...
Q8 - If something is hard to categorize, it is...
Q9 - If someone is swimming with the fishes, they are...
Q10 - If something is fishy, it is...

Printable Worksheet

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Q1 - An important person is a ____ fish.
 
big
 
cold
Q2 - If you have more important things to do, you have ____ to fry.
 
big fish
 
bigger fish
 
cold fish
 
red herring
Q3 - Someone who drinks like a fish...
 
is very thirsty.
 
has a problem with alcohol.
Q4 - If you are like a fish out of water, you are...
 
coping well.
 
struggling in an unfamiliar environment.
 
unemotional.
Q5 - Something that distracts people is a...
 
cold fish.
 
big fish.
 
red herring.
 
bigger fish to fry.
Q6 - A strange person is a ____ fish.
 
kettle of
 
cold
 
queer
Q7 - An unemotional person is...
 
a red herring.
 
a cold fish.
 
a kettle of fish.
 
a big fish.
Q8 - If something is hard to categorize, it is...
 
a kettle of fish.
 
neither fish nor fowl.
 
a red herring.
Q9 - If someone is swimming with the fishes, they are...
 
very important.
 
in a strange environment.
 
dead.
Q10 - If something is fishy, it is...
 
confusing.
 
suspicious.

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