Idioms will help your English conversation sound more natural and colorful. Today, I am going to show you five idioms that use like and animals! The idioms are
- eat like a pig
- eat like a bird
- eat like a horse
- drink like a fish
- work like a dog
Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or the check the transcript for the details:
- A guy sitting a few tables next to me was eating like a pig.
- Those kids were eating like pigs and they didn’t throw away their trash when they finished!
- These days I often eat like a horse. I’m so hungry all the time.
- In a similar way, when you are very hungry, you can say, I’m so hungry I could eat a horse!.
- When someone eats like a bird, they eat very little.
- My mom eats like a bird. It means she doesn’t eat very much.
- Lori said her friend Jenny drinks like a fish.
- I know I work like a dog all the time!
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