Water Expressions

Please choose the most appropriate answer for each sentence.
  • 1

    Charlie's in hot water again, he forgot to lock up last night.

  • 2

    Forget it, that's water under the bridge now.

  • 3

    That's always the trouble if she doesn't like it, she simply throws cold water on it.

  • 4

    You must realize the gravity of the situation because you are in deep water now.

  • 5

    He is like a fish out of water whenever he goes to a party.

  • 6

    Don't ever lend him money, he spends it like water.

  • 7

    We think in the present circumstances the best policy is to tread water for a while.

  • 8

    My original plan has been so watered down that I don't recognize it now.

  • 9

    Your ideas are usually sound but this one won't hold water, I'm afraid.

  • 10

    He'll be all right soon because any criticism is usually like water off a duck's back to him.

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