Idiom of the Week – It’s raining Cats and Dogs

This weeks’ idiom includes the use of our favourite pets and it is probably an idiom you have heard before. But what does it mean? Could it be:

1) There are cats and dogs falling from the sky

2) Cats and dogs have become royalty

3) It is raining heavily

Look at the example sentence and guess for yourself.


Sorry I am late for class but it’s raining cats and dogs out there. All the streets are flooded too!

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