If somebody tells you to let sleeping dogs lie, what have they asked you to do?Take the Quiz!
If you hear somebody call another person a dog in the manger, what have they said about this person?Take the Quiz!
If you went somewhere on Shanks’s pony, how did you get there?Take the Quiz!
If somebody tells you that an event was a dog and pony show, what information are they giving you about it?Take the Quiz!
If you ask permission to, say…, borrow your mum’s car to attend a beach party (where your mum suspects there will be a lot of boozing), promising that you will get back before dawn and your mum’s answer is ‘I’ll lend you the car when the cows come home.’ What exactly did she say? Will she lend you the car? Check the meaning of this idiom on the button below.Take the Quiz!
Do you know any English moon and star idioms? Here I’ve included some related idioms. Do you have similar ones in your language?Click here for activity