Complete the similes Worksheet-4

Complete the similes Worksheet-4

 

  1. As snug as a ______ in a rug

A. Jug                 B. Mug               C. Bug                D. Dug

 

  1. As sour as ______

A. Vinegar         B. Oranges        C. Sweets           D. Tamarind

 

  1. As straight as an _____

A. Orange          B. Ox                  C. Army             D. Arrow

 

  1. As tall as a _____

A. Giraffe           B. Post                C. Tower            D. Pillar

 

  1. As timid as a _____

A. Rat                                              B. Mole

C. Rabbit                                        D. Guinea pig

 

  1. As tough as _____

A. Wood             B. Nails              C. Teaching       D. Tasting

 

  1. As white as a ______

A. Paper             B. Sheet              C. Leaf                D. Cloth

 

  1. As quick as _____

A. Speeding       B. Blinking        C. Blanking       D. Glancing

 

  1. As poor as a _____

A. Church mouse                          B. Beggar person

C. Church rat                                D. Church cat

 

  1. As mad as a ______

A. Mission         B. Hatter            C. Machine        D. Hanky

 

Answer Key:

  1. C

Explanation: Being snug in a rug is a characteristic of a bug.

 

  1. A

Explanation: Being sour is a characteristic of tamarind.

 

  1. D

Explanation: Being straight is a characteristic of arrows.

 

  1. A

Explanation: Being tall is a characteristic of the giraffe.

 

  1. C

Explanation: Being timid is a characteristic of rabbits.

 

  1. B

Explanation: Being tough is a characteristic of nails.

 

  1. B

Explanation: Being white is a characteristic of sheets.

 

  1. B

Explanation: Being quick is a characteristic of blinking of the eye.

 

  1. A

Explanation: Being poor is a characteristic of the church mouse.

 

  1. B

Explanation: Being mad is a characteristic of the hatter (of Alice Wonderland).