Animal Idioms

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Category: Nature

Man has always been fascinated by the very different qualities of the animals around him and in the wild, so it's natural that human language evolved incorporating idioms based on them. Here are some of the best-known and most-used ones in English.

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16 Expressions in this Photo Vocab
barking up the wrong tree
10249
black sheep
10248
card shark
10249
crocodile tears
10248
dog day afternoon
10249
fishy
10249
free as a bird
10248
go ape
10249
like a fish out of water
10248
lone wolf
10248
puppy love
10248
scaredy cat
10248
slippery as a snake
10248
sly as a fox
10249
strong as an ox
10249
worker bee
10249

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Animal Idioms
Category: Nature
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