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.

  1. 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.
  2. A Sacred Cow
    (a) a person never to be criticised                       (c) a helpful person
    (b) a saintly person                                                 (d) a very religious person
  3. 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.
  4. 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

 

Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 9th December 2015 in English.
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    1. Answer: (c) A total mess

    2. Answer:  (a) a person never to be critised

    3. Answer:  (b) TO give up evil company

    4. Answer: (b) the impleasant aspects
    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 9th December 2015.
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