Bull In A China Shop – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS

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Bull In A China Shop  – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS Speaking.

Definition: 

To be extremely clumsy

Example:

“Whenever Roy is in the kitchen he breaks something, so his mother say that he’s like a bull in a china shop!”

“I never know what to sayat a funeral. I feel like a bull in a china shop, trampling on feelings without even meaning to.

Lester felt like a bull in a china shop; reaching for an orange, he made several elaborate pyramids of fruit tumble down.

Exercise: 

  1. Choose the suitable idiom to complete the sentence below.
    Her living room, with its delicate furniture and knickknacks, made him feel like ____________________ 
    A. a bull in china shop
    B. his bark is worse than his bite
    C. hit and run
    D. had chemistry
  2. Describe a first time you played a sport. Try to use this idiom in your speech. You should say:
    – What the sport was
    – When it happened
    – What did you do to play this sport
    And explain why you liked or disliked about this sport
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