To my 2ºNI students: DIFFICULT!! ONLY FOR BRAVE STUDENTS!!
Do you want to learn more vocabulary related to Crime? Match the idioms with the correct definition (answers again in the comment below):
an inside job / get off scot-free / go joyriding / launder money / be light-fingered / be on the fiddle / a snake in the grass / be up to no good
1- likely to steal things.
2- to put money which has been obtained illegally into legal business and bank accounts.
3- a person who cannot be trusted.
4- doing or about to do something wrong or illegal.
5- to steal a car and to drive it (often dangerously) just for fun.
6- avoid being punished, although you deserve to be.
7- a crime committed by someone connected with the place or organization where the crime took place.
8- getting money dishonestly or illegally.
(from: Test Your Idioms. Penguin English Guides)