Four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase underlined :

Directions: In the following Four Questions, 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. Back to square one
    (a) To be able to count                                      (b) To complete a game
    (c) To start again                                                (d) To replay a game of chess
  2. As the crow flies
    (a) In a monotonous way                                 (b) In a straight way
    (c) In a criss-cross way                                     (d) In a circular way
  3. If you are no spring chicken. You are
    (a) inexperienced.                                             (b) not young.
    (c) a dead chicken                                             (d) not energetic.
  4. To strike chord
    (a) To hit a wrong note                                     (b) To strum a guitar
    (c) To be reminded of something familiar   (d) To hit the chords forcefully
Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 27th December 2015 in English.
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    1. (c) To start again
    2. (b) In a straight way
    3. (b) not young
    4. (b) to strum a guitar
    Monis Rasool Professor Answered on 29th December 2015.
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