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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #110994: Expressions
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    Idioms are a group of words that have a different meaning from the ususal meaning of the separate words (culturally understood meaning).

    In the following sentences, select the good meaning of the idioms.


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    1. The meaning of "a hot potato":

    2. What is the meaning of "a penny for your thoughts" ?

    3. The meaning of the idiom "actions speak louder than words":

    4. What is the meaning of "add insult to injury" ?

    5. The meaning of "an arm and a leg":

    6. What does "back to the drawing board" mean ?

    7. What is the meaning of the idiom " beat around the bush" ?

    8. The meaning of "best of both worlds" :

    9. Meaning of the idiom "best thing since sliced bread" :

    10. What is the meaning of the idiom "cut corners" ?

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