Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase :
Directions (Question Nos. 1 to 4): Four alternatives are given for the Idiom/phrase underlined. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and mark it in the Answer Sheet.
- He has made a dog’s breakfast of these accounts.
(a) A breakfast for the dogs. (c) A total mess.
(b) A breakfast being served by the dogs. (d) An accurate summary.
- A Sacred Cow
(a) a person never to be criticised (c) a helpful person
(b) a saintly person (d) a very religious person
- To shun evil company.
(a) To let loose evil company (c) To put off evil company
(b) To give up evil company (d) To kick out evil company.
- You will be reminded of the seamy side of life if you visit the slum tenements.
(a) the gentler aspects (c) the softer aspects
(b) the impleasant aspects (d) the pleasanter aspects