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Common Core Standard L.5.5b Questions

Recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs.

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Grade 5 Idiom CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.5.5b
To have a change of heart means to:
  1. have a heart transplant
  2. change your blood type
  3. change the way you feel about something
  4. change your actions but not how you feel
Grade 5 English Language Arts CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.5.5b
Grade 5 Idiom CCSS: CCRA.L.5, L.5.5, L.5.5b
Read the sentence below.

When Joe stopped stealing from his mother and started stealing from stores, he jumped out of the frying pan and into the fire.

What does the idiom OUT OF THE FRYING PAN AND INTO THE FIRE mean?
  1. to get out of one bad place and into a worse one
  2. to find something that one enjoys doing daily
  3. to learn how to improve upon one's special skills
  4. to do something today instead of waiting around

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