Test d anglais B1 – A study of agricultural idioms

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There are lots of expressions connected to agriculture and farming in English. What do you think these mean?

Test d anglais1 milk someone or something
2 the funny farm
3 reap what one sows
4 sort the wheat from the chaff
5 farm something out
6 pastures new
7 till the cows come home
8 crop up

 

Match the expressions to these definitions:

__ to get as much as you can from someone or something
__ to appear or occur unexpectedly
__ a psychiatric hospital
__ to receive according to what you give or do
__ to distinguish valuable people or things from worthless ones
__ for an indefinitely long time
__ to subcontract work to others
__ a new job, opportunity, etc.

 

React to these statements using the idioms above:
e.g. Don’t behave like that, people will think you are mad. > No one’s sending me to the funny farm.

1 He can wait forever, I’m not going to change my mind.
2 We will see who our top employees are during this difficult project.
3 Mary studied a lot when she was young and now she has a great job.
4 We’ve got too much work, we need to subcontract some of it.
5 Budget airlines get as much as they can from their passengers by charging for absolutely
everything.
6 We are selling our house and heading to Australia for a fresh start.

 

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A propos de l'auteur

Olivier Haquet
Olivier est le dirigeant et fondateur d'ADomLingua, société spécialisée dans le domaine des langues. Groupe fondé il y a 10 ans avec une orientation résolument qualitative et une offre en formation linguistique de plus en plus variée. Avant tout entrepreneur et de culture internationale, Olivier a, après un début de carrière aux USA , eté associé à différents projets et startups.

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