Talk - Don't Talk

Level:

Advanced

Category:

Vocabulary Exercises

Group:

Idioms

Please select the correct answer for each of the questions below:

 
 

1 - He told me to shut my ______ . I thought that was very rude.

a - mouth
b - it
c - lips
d - face
e - breeze
 

2 - He says lots of stupid things in a loud voice. He's really loud-______

a - mouth
b - mouthed
c - breeze
d - lips
e - diarrhoea
 

3 - Come around some time and we can chew the ______ , as the British say.

a - mouth
b - gift
c - mouthed
d - sealed
e - fat
 

4 - I'm talking far too much. I've got verbal ______ .

a - button
b - tongue
c - gift
d - diarrhoea
e - clam
 

5 - I won't say another word. My ______ are sealed.

a - diarrhoea
b - donkey
c - fat
d - lips
e - mouth
 
 

6 - I don't know what to say. I'm completely lost for ______ .

a - face
b - it
c - gift
d - words
e - button
 

7 - This must be our secret. Do not breathe a ______ .

a - it
b - word
c - fat
d - words
e - face
 

8 - He told me to ______ it. I thought that was rude too.

a - diarrhoea
b - it
c - fat
d - sealed
e - button
 

9 - Many Irish people I know speak really well. They seem to have the gift of the ______ .

a - mouth
b - donkey
c - gift
d - gab
e - it
 

10 - I can't stand him. He's always shooting his ______ off about something or other.

a - button
b - gab
c - gift
d - mouth
e - face
 

11 - Don't just stand there saying nothing. Has the cat got your ______ ?

a - it
b - tongue
c - breeze
d - mouthed
e - mouth
 

12 - You make great presentations. You really have the ______ of the gab.

a - lips
b - tongue
c - breeze
d - diarrhoea
e - gift
 

13 - This is highly confidential. Keep your ______ shut.

a - sealed
b - gift
c - word
d - mouth
e - donkey
 

14 - Hold your ______ . Don't say another word.

a - mouth
b - fat
c - tongue
d - clam
e - gift
 

15 - When he realized that he had said too much about the confidential new project, he shut up like a ______ .

a - mouth
b - gift
c - button
d - clam
e - words
 

16 - I almost told him the news by mistake. I had to bite my ______ .

a - mouth
b - fat
c - sealed
d - tongue
e - donkey
 

17 - I think the Americans say "shoot the ______ " to mean the same.

a - fat
b - face
c - words
d - breeze
e - clam
 

18 - Let's have the news. Come on, out with ______ !

a - donkey
b - it
c - button
d - gab
e - mouthed
 

19 - You can trust me to keep it confidential. My lips are ______ .

a - face
b - breeze
c - tongue
d - sealed
e - gift
 

20 - As the British say about someone who talks a lot, he could talk the hind-legs off a ______ .

a - face
b - sealed
c - donkey
d - word
e - mouth
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