Directions (1-5): In each of the questions given below a phase/idiom is given and five options are given below it. You have to choose the option which best describes the meaning of the phrase/idiom.
- Light years away
Something that runs at the speed of lightSomething that takes a very long duration to happenSomething that take a small duration to happenSomething that omits light raysNone of the aboveOption B
Light years away: Something that takes a very long duration to happen
- You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink
We can offer bad things to people but we can force them to accept themWe can offer good things to people but we can force them to accept themWe can offer bad things to people but we can’t force them to accept themWe can offer good things to people but we can’t force them to accept themNone of the aboveOption D
- Lion’s share
The biggest part of somethingThe smallest part of somethingA lion’s preySomeone’s share of estateNone of the aboveOption A
Lion’s share: The biggest part of something
- White lie
A white colored lieA harmful lieA harmless lieA vicious lieNone of the aboveOption C
White lie: A harmless lie
- Takes two to tango
Tango is a Spanish dance formIt requires two people to do tangoMost deeds/actions/misdeeds require participation from more than three personMost deeds/actions/misdeeds require participation from two peopleNone of the aboveOption D
Takes two to tango: Most deeds/actions/misdeeds require participation from two people
Cautious is the antonym here and it means to be careful.
Gullible is the antonym here and it means to be foolish.
Diligent is the antonym here and it means to be constant in effort to accomplish something; attentive and persistent in doing anything
Lavish is the antonym here and it means to be rich.
Heartened is the antonym here and it means to give courage or confidence.
Directions (6-10): In the questions given below five words are given in which four of them have a similar meaning and one word is the antonym for the other four words. Choose the word, opposite in meaning to the other four, as your answer.