Quiz-18

1. Given below are sentences with an idiom given in bold. Replace the idiom from the four
options provided to make the sentence contextually meaningful and grammatically correct. If
no such replacement is required mark (E) i.e., “No replacement required” as your answer
choice.

A scandal that’s wrapped around the term &’telephony metadata’ is not going to get people bent out of shape.

 
 
 
 
 

2. In each of the question given below a phrase/idiom is given in bold which is then followed
by five options which try to decipher its meaning as used in the sentence. Choose the option
which gives the meaning of the phrase/idiom most appropriately in the context of the given
sentence.

Frances took her daughter walking every day, rain or shine.

 
 
 
 
 

3. In each of the question given below a phrase/idiom is given in bold which is then followed
by five options which try to decipher its meaning as used in the sentence. Choose the option which gives the meaning of the phrase/idiom most appropriately in the context of the given
sentence.

They stopped inviting him to the gatherings, and he really got bent out of shape about it.

 
 
 
 
 

4. One of the criteria by which we judge the __________of a style of painting is its ability to renew itself- its ______________to the changing nature and quality of experience.

 
 
 
 
 

5. Companies are looking ____________their organizations to acquire skills and capabilities rather than
___________them in-house.

 
 
 
 
 

6. Seeking a _____________advantage, some professional service firms have considered offering
unconditional guarantees of___________.

 
 
 
 
 

7. The explanation for increasing ______________in elections is simple: for the vast majority, being able to cast a vote freely is an _______________of their status as equal citizens of the country.

 
 
 
 
 

8. Nestle India’s aim is to make ______ products and it does extensive trials to ensure the items are
sustainable and stable and give the right kind of nutrition as far as consumers are ______.

 
 
 
 
 

9. In each of the question given below a phrase/idiom is given in bold which is then followed
by five options which try to decipher its meaning as used in the sentence. Choose the option
which gives the meaning of the phrase/idiom most appropriately in the context of the given
sentence.

To be competitive, they paid low wages and cut corners on health and safety.

 
 
 
 
 

10. Given below are sentences with an idiom given in bold. Replace the idiom from the four
options provided to make the sentence contextually meaningful and grammatically correct. If
no such replacement is required mark (E) i.e., “No replacement required” as your answer
choice.

We’d planned a surprise party for Donna, but some guy she works with burn bridges, so now she
knows.

 
 
 
 
 

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