English: Idioms and Phrases Set 15

Important Idioms and Phrases useful for various exams like Banking, SSC CGL 2017, CPO, CHSL, RRB NTPC, High Court and other exams.
Though the topic Idioms and Phrases is asked in SSC and related exams, but it is important for other exams as well as a part of general English

  1. An open book
    A) uncomplicated
    B) one that holds no secret
    C) an epitome
    D) interesting biography
    View Answer
    Option B

  2. Stand-offish
    A) angry
    B) hilarious
    C) indifferent
    D) unmanageable
    View Answer
    Option C

  3. To roll heads
    A) to transfer
    B) to cut off heads
    C) to let people die
    D) to dismiss
    View Answer
    Option A

  4. Take after
    A) follow
    B) imitate
    C) obey
    D) resemble
    View Answer
    Option D

  5. To stave off
    A) postpone
    B) wait and see
    C) to win an argument
    D) prevent
    View Answer
    Option A and D both

  6. To go places
    A) go abroad
    B) go to space
    C) talented and successful
    D) friendly and amicable
    View Answer
    Option C

  7. To draw on one’s fancy
    A) to use one’s understanding
    B) to use one’s knowledge
    C) to use one’s imagination
    D) to use one’s skills
    View Answer
    Option C

  8. Rest on one’s laurels
    A) to be unhappy
    B) to be motivated
    C) to be impatient
    D) to be complacent
    View Answer
    Option D

  9. Put up with
    A) excuse
    B) refuse
    C) accept
    D) tolerate
    View Answer
    Option D

  10. To steer clear of
    A) drive carefully
    B) avoid
    C) explain clearly
    D) escape
    View Answer
    Option B

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24 Thoughts to “English: Idioms and Phrases Set 15”

  1. Alice

    Q5- stave off-postpone?
    not prevent?

    1. Yes
      Its both postpone ans prevent

      1. Bubli

        mam meri post hold pr q rakhi gyi h???

          1. KaRi$hMa

            Hello.. Know exam no hoga my fr?

          2. Ambika

            kon sa exam dear ???

          3. KaRi$hMa

            Ibps po nd clerk??

          4. Ambika

            ayega exam to..abhi to only rumors hain we don’t know exactly .bus wait hi kar sakte hain

          5. KaRi$hMa

            Hmm.. Ty..:)

          6. KaRi$hMa

            hello …:):)
            maths ko basic se krne k liye servesh verma sahi h kya..mere pas vahi h…rs agarwal m krna ni chahti boring lgti h.??

          7. Ambika

            haan bilkul ..:))

          8. KaRi$hMa


          9. KaRi$hMa

            suno ap nabard ka form fill krogi kya??

          10. Ambika

            no i ll not …
            vacancy hi boht kam hai na

          11. KaRi$hMa

            Hmm.. CHIN-CHAL m confused hi.. M bhi ni fill kru na.. Bs ibps nd rrbs pr concentrate kru na??

          12. Ambika

            haan usi pe kro focus ab to 2-3 months to ese hi nikl jayenge pta bhi ni chlega humko
            achhe se prep karte rho…bus continue rkho study warna baad me resume karne me mushkil hoti boht

          13. KaRi$hMa

            Hmm.. Continue hi to ni reh patients.. 2din ache se kr leti hu fr bs grehan LG jata h..

          14. Ambika

            koi baat nhi 🙂
            kam pdho ya jyada bus padhte rho :)))

          15. KaRi$hMa

            Haa.. Ab se I will try.. 🙂 🙂

  2. Bubli

    thanku AZ :))

  3. Sachin Shukla


  4. AVI™ (Sinchen loveR)

    not gud 🙁

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