How Many of These Popular English Idioms Do You Know?

How confident are you in your knowledge of English idioms?

Test your skills with this quiz!

Fill in the blanks to complete ten well-known British idioms.

Once you’ve filled in the blanks, check your answers below to see how well you did.

  1. All that glitters is not _____.
  2. Barking up the wrong ____.
  3. Cry over spilled _____.
  4. Every cloud has a silver _____.
  5. Haste makes _____.
  6. Ignorance is ____.
  7. The proof of the pudding is in the ____.
  8. Bite off more than you can ____.
  9. Give someone the benefit of the ____.
  10. Hit the ____ on the head.

Good luck!

And here are the answers:
1: gold, 2: tree, 3: milk, 4: lining, 5: waste, 6: bliss, 7: eating, 8: chew, 9: doubt, 10: nail.

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