Match the idioms on the left with the definitions on the right. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable.
List of Idioms (Essentials) 3
  • have/get cold feet
  • break new ground
  • icing on the cake
  • pull someone's leg
  • save something for a rainy day
  • on the spur of the moment
  • make a mountain out of a molehill
  • on second thoughts
  • out of this world
  • rain cats and dogs
  • something extra that makes a good thing even better
  • without planning, immediately
  • to save something, especially money
  • to make an unimportant matter seem important
  • very good, excellent
  • to make new discoveries
  • to become anxious
  • after thinking about something again
  • to rain very hard
  • to play a joke on somebody
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FCE Idioms (Essentials) 3

1) have/get cold feet to become anxious
2) break new ground to make new discoveries
3) icing on the cake something extra that makes a good thing even better
4) pull someone's leg to play a joke on somebody
5) save something for a rainy day to save something, especially money
6) on the spur of the moment without planning, immediately
7) make a mountain out of a molehill to make an unimportant matter seem important
8) on second thoughts after thinking about something again
9) out of this world very good, excellent
10) rain cats and dogs to rain very hard