Idioms With Animals.
Look at the table with the animal idioms and then use each one to complete the sentences below.
|1. You can't teach an old dog new tricks||a) Don't presume anything until it is certain.|
|2. Crocodile tears||b) Someone in a bad mood.|
|3. Bear with a sore paw||c) False tears to give impression of sadness.|
|4. Have a whale of a time||d) Someone who is too accustomed to old habits won't want to change.|
|5. To rat on somebody||e) Husband who is nagged at by his wife.|
|6. Cold turkey||f) Extremely tired.|
|7. Don't count your chickens before they hatch||g) Have an exciting, interesting time. Enjoy oneself enormously.|
|8. Hen pecked||h) One big problem in an otherwise faultless plan.|
|9. Dog tired||i) Be angry, resentful about a certain issue.|
|10. A fly in the ointment||j) Tell a person in authority about the bad behaviour of another person.|
|11. A bee in your bonnet||k) Period of time without something you are addicted to.|
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