Picturing More Idioms
(visual/kinesthetic)

Have students use a class dictionary to look up the meanings of the idioms below and then use them in sentences. Have students choose three of their sentences and illustrate both the idiomatic and the word-for-word meanings.

Idioms

on the button
in hot water
lend someone a hand
blow the whistle on
catch someone's eye

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