English Aptitude Test Idioms and Phrases Part - 4

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Questions 1 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : Turn over a new leaf

Answers Choices:

hopeful situation.

change for the better

promising start followed by failure

expression of anger

Questions 2 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : Rainy days

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small hours of the morning

critical time in any situation

late hours of the night

unlucky times

peaceful hours in a noisy city

Questions 3 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : To bell the cat

Answers Choices:

to take lead in danger

to tic bell to cat's neck

to be alert of the enemy

to make noise

Questions 4 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : An axe to grind

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to indulge in evil conspiracies

to catch a fish in disturbed water

to make a personal profit out of a situation

to aggravate the situation

Questions 5 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : To be in a fix

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to be perplexed

making rounds of something

to attain permanence

to feel happy

Questions 6 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : To get in hot waters

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to get into trouble

to enter waters heated by the sun

to be so impatient as to take bath with hot water before it gets cool

to be in a confused state of mind

Questions 7 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : To throw dust into one's eyes

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to put sand into one's eyes

to make blind

to deceive

to point out false things

Questions 8 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : To fly off the handle

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to break something

to be indifferent

to act foolishly

to get into a rage and lose self-control

Questions 9 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : The alpha and the omega

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very costly items

assorted items

the beginning and the end

a nice act

Questions 10 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : To flag a dead horse

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to do a thing in vain

to act in a foolish way

to criticise strongly

try to revive interest in a subject that is out of date

Questions 11 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : To smell a rat

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bad smell

to misunderstand

to suspect treachery

to see a hidden meaning

Questions 12 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : Hobson's choice

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first choice

beautiful choice

no choice at all as there is only one thing to choose from

to choose something carefully

Questions 13 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : A good Samaritan

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a genuinely helpful person

an honest politician

a clever person

a priest

Questions 14 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : Gift of the gab

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lucky

a big surprise

to have a talent for speaking

an honest person

Questions 15 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : In deep water

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in real trouble

to feel lonely

to act like a coward

to swim in a river

Questions 16 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : To look blue

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to be annoyed

to look sad

to feel happy

to look sick

Questions 17 of 20

Question:Choose the exact meaning of idiomatic expressions/phrases. : To steal a march

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to outshine

to start early

to command an army

to overtake

Questions 18 of 20

Question:Mixed Questions : Never take up a fool's errand

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to go with a message

one who takes a message

a useless undertaking

an observation

Questions 19 of 20

Question:Mixed Questions : The child pulled a long face when the sweets were over.

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to look disappointed

feelgood

retreat

run away

Questions 20 of 20

Question:Mixed Questions : In this competition there is complete fair play.

Answers Choices:

honest means

no cheating

good chances

good name