Idiom: Sick as a Dog


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Circle an appropriate rating for the expression:

General: Can be used anytime and anywhere

Family: Can be used with close family members

Peers: Use only with your closest friends

Make up two sentences: In the first one using words using the meaning of the idiom. In the second sentence replace the meaning with the idiom itself. You may be asked to read your sentences to the class.

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