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Idioms and Phrase

Some proverbs/idioms are given below together with their meanings. Choose the correct meaning of proverb/idiom,

1. To keep one's head

1. to save onself

1

2. to be self respectful

2

3. to concentrate

3

4. to keep calm

4

5. None of these

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2. Explain the meaning of Bring to pass

1. Cause to destroy

1

2. Cause to happen

2

3. Cause to convince

3

4. Cause to carry out

4

5. None of these

5
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3. Through thick and thin

1. not clear in under standing

1

2. under all conditions

2

3. to make thick and thin

3

4. of great density

4

5. None of these

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4. What is the meaning of Soft Soap

1. To speak ill of others

1

2. Flattery for self motives

2

3. To speak high of others

3

4. To recogniseother's good deeds

4

5. None of these

5
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In the following questions four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase bold and underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of idiom/phrase.,

5. Hold water means

1. Keep water

1

2. Bear examination

2

3. Drink water

3

4. Store water

4

5. None of these

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