2. Talk about stupid, that girl
is a ______ brain.
B celery seed
dangle a carrot in front of someone means:
A to tempt a person with
B to embarrass someone
C to have good eyesight
D to advertise that he or
she is a vegetarian
4. Which of these four is not
adjective commonly used with the word POTATO?
5. I'm in a ______. I've got
C corn cob
6. Since the day I bought it I've
had nothing but problems with it. It's such a ____________.
7. He _________ the conversation
with words of wisdom.
8. To be the
apple of one's eye is to be
from New York.
B one's sweetheart or pet
Sour grapes means:
A a rumor
B to devalue something because
D to become extremely embarrassed
10. You're comparing ____________,
schooling and experience just can't be evaluated in the same manner.
A apples to oranges
B dates to figs
C pineapples to mangos
D soup to nuts
Bonus questions: What is a raspberry and what is raspberry beret?
Post Script: The Top score is 100 %
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Ce texte © 1999 Christopher Yukna - tous droits réservés
Professor of English
Ecole des Mines
158 cours Fauriel