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) 5
  • not make head or tail of something
  • take to something like a duck to water
  • get a kick out of something
  • speak your mind
  • put a brave face on something
  • be snowed under
  • call it a day
  • beat around the bush
  • cost an arm and a leg
  • draw the line at something
  • to decide to stop working
  • to pretend that you feel confident when you do not
  • to enjoy something a lot
  • to refuse to do something; to set a limit
  • to become used to something very easily
  • to be very expensive
  • having a lot of work to do
  • to avoid saying sth by talking about other things
  • to be unable to understand something
  • to say what you think; to state your opinion
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FCE Idioms (Essentials) 5

1) not make head or tail of something to be unable to understand something
2) take to something like a duck to water to become used to something very easily
3) get a kick out of something to enjoy something a lot
4) speak your mind to say what you think; to state your opinion
5) put a brave face on something to pretend that you feel confident when you do not
6) be snowed under having a lot of work to do
7) call it a day to decide to stop working
8) beat around the bush to avoid saying sth by talking about other things
9) cost an arm and a leg to be very expensive
10) draw the line at something to refuse to do something; to set a limit