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ESL/EFL Test #327 "English Slang Idioms (48)", question 10

Mitch just got caught listening in on the boss's telephone conversations. I'll bet he gets fired. You know what they say: curiosity killed the ..........

(a) cat
(b) kitty
(c) monkey
(d) ape

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #327 "English Slang Idioms (48)", answer 10

Mitch just got caught listening in on the boss's telephone conversations. I'll bet he gets fired. You know what they say: curiosity killed the cat.

Correct answer: (a) cat
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Curiosity killed the cat.

This is a saying and we say to that person who is too inquisitive and we want to stop him, especially where this is not his business.
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