DO IT YOUR­SELF

The Borneo Post - Good English - - Short Story Section -

1. Us­ing a cliche, how would you de­scribe some­thing which hap­pen sud­denly and un­ex­pect­edly?

2. Re­place the words in bold in the fol­low­ing sen­tence with a cliche:

Un­til the thief has been found the whole work­force is un­der sus­pi­cion.

3. Write down the cliche which is of­ten used in in­for­mal con­texts to re­fer to Aus­tralia.

4. Un­der what cir­cum­tances would the French ex­pres­sion cherchez la femme be used as a cliche in English?

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