Learn English 100% free...Get 1 free lesson per week // Add a new lesson
Log in!

Click here to log in
New account
Millions of accounts created on our sites.
JOIN our free club and learn English now!

  • Home
  • Print
  • Guestbook
  • Report a bug

  • Get a free English lesson every week!
    Click here!

    - Our other sites

    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #90861: Idioms
    > Other English exercises on the same topic: Idioms [Change theme]
    > Similar tests: - Vocabulary: greeting people - Adjectives and prepositions - Vocabulary: asking and answering - Vocabulary: on the phone - Vocabulary: at the restaurant - Return thanks - English idioms: Food II - Idioms; human body
    > Double-click on words you don't understand


    • Idioms may be defined as expressions peculiar to a language. They play an important part in all languages.
    • Many verbs, when followed by various prepositions, or adverbs, acquire an idiomatic sense as,

            He backed up (supported) his friend's claim.

    Twitter Share
    English exercise "Idioms" created by anonyme with The test builder.
    Click here to see the current stats of this English test

    Please log in to save your progress.

    1. I threatened to if he did not mend his ways.

    2. He finds no little difficulty in .

    3. Beware of that !

    4. He very cleverly on his opponent.

    5. Her uncle has taken her .

    6. The new cotton mill is mortgaged .

    7. He is rather blunt, but .

    8. As a rule everyone must eat one a day.

    9. Being in Delhi is a from being in New York.

    10. His speech on economic reform .

    11. He refuses to .

    End of the free exercise to learn English: Idioms
    A free English exercise to learn English.
    Other English exercises on the same topic : Idioms | All our lessons and exercises