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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MY FAVORITE IS THE ANIMALS

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Chiara Masciantonio Offline 25 weeks 4 days ago

I'm a scaredy cat

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such an interesting information
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me enantan los animales

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lol animal idioms

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I loves the animals

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daria bugulova Offline 1 year 6 weeks ago

they are very very funny!I like animals

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i like it

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April Lya Junior Offline 1 year 7 weeks ago

which your expression?
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are beautiful

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Margie Rozam Offline 1 year 9 weeks ago

animals never!!!

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8b-laura ferreira Offline 1 year 11 weeks ago

i love animals

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i love animals

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i love animals

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Dlovan Kurdi Offline 1 year 16 weeks ago

good animals\

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Ana B Offline 1 year 17 weeks ago

cute animals

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juanfelipeleon Offline 1 year 17 weeks ago

Nice images

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Junia Gomes Offline 1 year 18 weeks ago

This expressions are using always our day.