Friday, December 26, 2008

Idiom Connection 4

PADDLE YOUR OWN CANOE (if you paddle your own canoe, you do things for yourself without outside help)
A PAPER TIGER (used for a person, country, institution, etc, that looks powerful, but is actually weak)
PIE IN THE SKY (if an idea or scheme is pie in the sky, it is utterly impractical)
A PIPE DREAM (a dream that is unrealistic)
PLAY HOOKY (if people play hooky, they don't attend school when they should and don't have a valid reason for their absence)

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