'Idioms- Body 3' Quiz

This is a advanced-level quiz containing 10 multichoice and true/false 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- Body 3

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - If someone is all ears, they are very generous.
Q2 - If someone is all ears, they pay close attention to something.
Q3 - If you give the elbow, you give approval to something.
Q4 - If you save your skin, you avoid serious danger.
Q5 - If you shake a foot, you dance.
Q6 - If you are in over your head, you can cope with a situation.
Q7 - A kick in the ____ is a disappointment or setback.
Q8 - If you haven't got elbow room, you haven't got enough space to do something.
Q9 - If you pay lip service to something, you support it fully.
Q10 - If you make a ____ ear of something, you mess it up badly.

Printable Worksheet

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Q1 - If someone is all ears, they are very generous.
 
True
 
False
Q2 - If someone is all ears, they pay close attention to something.
 
True
 
False
Q3 - If you give the elbow, you give approval to something.
 
True
 
False
Q4 - If you save your skin, you avoid serious danger.
 
True
 
False
Q5 - If you shake a foot, you dance.
 
True
 
False
Q6 - If you are in over your head, you can cope with a situation.
 
True
 
False
Q7 - A kick in the ____ is a disappointment or setback.
 
jaw
 
teeth
Q8 - If you haven't got elbow room, you haven't got enough space to do something.
 
True
 
False
Q9 - If you pay lip service to something, you support it fully.
 
True
 
False
Q10 - If you make a ____ ear of something, you mess it up badly.
 
cow's
 
pig's
 
sow's

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