Animal Idioms

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Category: Animals

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
black sheep
card shark
crocodile tears
dog day afternoon
fishy
free as a bird
go ape
like a fish out of water
lone wolf
puppy love
scaredy cat
slippery as a snake
sly as a fox
strong as an ox
worker bee

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Animal Idioms
Category: Animals
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im broken

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Ricardo Antonio... Offline 8 weeks 3 days ago

the animals

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i ,like the wolf :3 (3

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laurazoe rueda Offline 24 weeks 2 days ago

MY FAVORITE IS THE ANIMALS

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KINDA GREAT!

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Chiara Masciantonio Offline 29 weeks 2 hours ago

I'm a scaredy cat

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Арпинэ Сукиассян Offline 1 year 4 weeks ago

such an interesting information
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luisafernanadas... Offline 1 year 4 weeks ago

me enantan los animales

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Amazing photos!

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Moreira Torres ... Offline 1 year 5 weeks ago

lol animal idioms

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tony loor Offline 1 year 5 weeks ago

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7b-ivonne olaya Offline 1 year 7 weeks ago

I loves the animals

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very useful informations

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daria bugulova Offline 1 year 9 weeks ago

they are very very funny!I like animals

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Brandon Medina Offline 1 year 10 weeks ago

i like it

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April Lya Junior Offline 1 year 10 weeks ago

which your expression?
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Brenda Godoy Paucar Offline 1 year 10 weeks ago

are beautiful

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Asma Shaikh Offline 1 year 11 weeks ago

i like this concept very much ...!!

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Margie Rozam Offline 1 year 13 weeks ago

animals never!!!

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8b-laura ferreira Offline 1 year 14 weeks ago

i love animals

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great pics

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i love animals

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8c-larissa Offline 1 year 15 weeks ago

i love animals

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Dlovan Kurdi Offline 1 year 19 weeks ago

good animals\

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Ana B Offline 1 year 21 weeks ago

cute animals

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juanfelipeleon Offline 1 year 21 weeks ago

Nice images

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Junia Gomes Offline 1 year 22 weeks ago

This expressions are using always our day.