Match the idiom with the definition

Matching exercise


Match the items on the right to the items on the left.

1.Hit the books
2.Wet blanket
3.Burn the midnight oil
4.Pull someone’s leg
5.For the birds
6.Horse around
7.Foaming at the mouth
8.Boggles the mind
9.Screw loose
10.Top of the class
11.Beat it into someone’s head
12.Drive someone up a wall
13.By the skin of one’s teeth
14.Cat got your tongue?
15.On the tip of one’s tongue
16.Small talk
17.Get one’s feet wet
18.Play it by ear
19.Get off someone’s back
20.Keep your fingers crossed
21.Blow a gasket
22.Toe the line