Idioms is Followed by Alternative Meaning of Which Word.

DIRECTIONS: Each of the following idioms is followed by alternative meanings of which one is correct. Write the correct option.

  • A square peg in a round hole:
    (a) A person unsuited to the position he fills
    (b) A scheme that never works
    (c) An impossible task
    (d) A Herculean task

DIRECTIONS: The words of proverbs and sentences are given in a jumbled manner. If the words are arranged properly, then a readable sentence. Pick a choice which gives the correct sequence of words.

  • Death,  Before, Times, Their, Cowards, Many, Die
    1          2           3          4             5            6        7
    (a) 2431756
    (b) 4657123
    (c) 5763241
    (d) 6375124
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 21st October 2015 in English.
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      • Answer:  (a) A person unsuited to the position he fills

        The meaning of the given idiom ” A square peg in a round hole” is “A person unsuited to the position he fills”.

        Hence, the answer is (a) A person unsuited to the position he fills.

     

      • Answer: (c) 5763241

        The correct  sequence of the given words :

        Cowards die many times before their death.

        Hence, the answer is (c) 5763241.

     

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 21st October 2015.
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