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Intermediate

Test 1 - 25
Name: _________
Grade: ____/20
Part 1: Take this really boring conversation and make it interesting using idioms.
Change the underlined words to idioms you know. Change the verb tense if
needed.
Bob

I have an idea!

Bob

I have an idea!

Rob

Your ideas are not well


thought through.
Quiet. This idea is great.
Ok. Im listening carefully.
Somebody told me, that the
teacher is out of the office.
Lets steal the test papers!
That might be easy to say,
but difficult to do. Where is
the teacher?
He is in the classroom

Rob

Your ideas are _________.

Bob
Rob
Bob

Quiet. This idea is great.


Ok. Im _______________
_____________________,
that the teacher is out of the
office. Lets steal the test
papers!
That might be ___________
____ Where is the teacher?
He is in the classroom ____
_______________. Lets go!

Bob
Rob
Bob

Rob

Bob
Rob
Bob

Rob

Rob
Bob

taking a nap. Lets go!


Rob
Be patient! Lets check
first.
Bob
Hes awake! Lets come back
early in the morning and
steal them.
Rob
OK. But dont tell anyone
our secret.

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____________! Lets check


first.
Hes awake! Lets come back
_______________ and steal
them.
OK. But dont ___________
__________.

Part 2: Complete these idioms:

1.

Pop the _______.

7. I _______ a rat.

2.
3.

A pain _______ the _______.


Alive and _______.

8. To _______ your chickens


_______ _______ _______.

4.
5.

I heard it _______ the _______. 9. All skin and _______.


_______ your hair _______.
10. A _______ out of _______.

6.

_______ the weather.

11. Running around _______ a


_______ _______
12. Has the ________ got your
_______?

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