- These tests are a check for your learning and your level with respect to the basic vocabulary skills.
- Directions for individual questionsEach question has a sentence that uses an idiom or phrase. You need to identify the apt meaning of the idiom/phrase from the given options
Idioms and Phrases: Test-17
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"Bark up the wrong tree" means,
Skin of another animal
Behave like a dog
Purposely make an error
Make the wrong choice
Question 1 Explanation:
Barking up the wrong tree means to misdirect one's energies or attention or to make wrong choice
To "call it a day" means
it becomes evening
to wish someone good luck
to be positive and optimistic
Question 2 Explanation:
Call it a day means to stop what one has been doing, for the remainder of the day or at least for the present.
The "gift of the gab" means you are
skilled in talking
very generous and kind
Question 3 Explanation:
The gift of gab means the ability to talk readily, glibly, and convincingly.
If something will happen "rain or shine", it'll happen
at some point, but we don't know when
outside the room
no matter what
Question 4 Explanation:
if you say you will do something come rain or shine, you mean you will do it whatever happens
If you "see eye to eye" with someone, you
agree with him
Question 5 Explanation:
Seeing eye to eye means having same views or opinions.
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