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Fun With Words – Animal Idioms

Idioms are phrases that have an understood meaning that is very different from the literal meaning. 

  • I'm so hungry I could eat a horse.

The person who says this does not truly intend to eat a horse.

  • You certainly are an eager beaver this morning.

There isn't a beaver in the room, only a person who is very enthusiastic.

How many different idioms can you name that refer to animals?

More fun with idioms

Is that all you are having? You eat like a bird!

More fun with idioms

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Play A Game – Fact Or Opinion

Players take turns making statements.  Other players then decide whether the statement is a fact or an opinion.

  • Mashed potatoes are best served with gravy.


  • Many people find calculators useful.


Did you encounter any statements that were hard to determine?

Fried Chicken, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy

Mashed potatoes are best served with gravy!

Fried Chicken, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy

Alex's Mystery Picture

Can you solve
Alex's Mystery Picture?

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