13 Scary idioms hangman

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Interactive hangman board

This can be adapted into a fun speaking activity. Ask them to guess what each of the idioms mean. Students can then vote on which definition they think is most likely correct. Students get one point for a correct answer, and a point for each time someone votes for their answer.

Once the meanings have been clarified, students can try to use these expressions in context. For an added challenge, they must use a specific tense or grammar point.