Cover of the textbook Focus 5 - Student's Book

The key answer of exercise 8

The key to exercise solutions in chapter 9.1 - Vocabulary for the textbook Focus 5 - Student's Book with authors Vaughan Jones and Sue Kay from Pearson Education


Complete the sentences with the idioms from WORD STORE 9C. Which of the sentences are true for you? Discuss in pairs.


  1. take the bull by the horns
  2. straight from the horse’s mouth
  3. let sleeping dogs lie
  4. are like water off a duck’s back
  5. kill two birds with one stone
  6. a wild goose chase