English: Idioms and Phrases Set 14

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. Cheek by jowl
    A) very near
    B) very far
    C) tongue tired
    D) irritated
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. Have the last laugh
    A) cheerful
    B) laugh only after understanding something
    C) to be victorious at the end
    D) to crack the final joke
    View Answer
    Option C

  3. Turn a deaf ear
    A) disregard
    B) defy
    C) disobey
    D) dismiss
    View Answer
    Option A

  4. Done for
    A) ruined
    B) rewarded
    C) answered
    D) questioned
    View Answer
    Option A

  5. Make ducks and drakes of
    A) squander
    B) distribute
    C) spend
    D) give in charity
    View Answer
    Option A

  6. To eat humble pie
    A) to eat slowly
    B) to have an excellent dish
    C) to eat a good pie
    D) to have to apologise
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    Option D

  7. Hobson’s choice
    A) excellent choice
    B) no real choice at all
    C) choice to live or die
    D) first choice
    View Answer
    Option B

  8. To keep up
    A) to imitate
    B) to keep in touch
    C) to avoid
    D) to be on par
    View Answer
    Option D

  9. Sow wild oats
    A) invite troubles
    B) warn others
    C) irresponsible pleasure
    D) sowing oats
    View Answer
    Option C

  10. To run across
    A) to have an appointment
    B) to meet by chance
    C) to run in playground
    D) to run very fast
    View Answer
    Option B

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16 Thoughts to “English: Idioms and Phrases Set 14”

  1. Sachin Shukla


  2. Sachin Shukla

    mam/sir phrasal verbs bhi daily 10dijiye….if possible thankuuu

      1. Ak$hita $inghal

        Dear latest Di jaisa sbi mein aya.. .vaise pls daily Dijie ?

        1. Yes we are giving 🙂
          Seen last 5-6 sets of DI ?

          1. Ak$hita $inghal

            hmmm 🙂 u r doing credible job…i will owe mah success 2 u 🙂

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      2. Sachin Shukla

        kyaa mam??

  3. Jellyfish

    Some spread rumours others site ibps not filled fresh recruitment this yrs due to PCA action taken by the Rbi it is true??

    1. Yes there are rumours like this. But no one knows the truth. We will have to wait for notification. No idea upto then

      1. Jellyfish

        I am really worried about that

        1. Yes there is need to worry if its true.
          But rumor to ye b tga ki sbi clerk 17th june ko announce hoga. But nhi hua.

    2. Ravi Upadhyay

      are darao mt yrr.. is saal apun ko naukri mangta h

  4. AVI™ (Sinchen loveR)


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