Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

He was in high spirits when I met him in the restaurant. 

in a drunken state

in a cheerful mood

talking incoherently

deeply engrossed in thoughts

none of the above

QUESTION 2

The efforts of police to arrest the thief have proved a wild goose chase

an absurdly hopeless enterprise

a fuss over a triffling matter

to be insensitive to criticism

to speak boastfully of oneself

to protect oneself from wild animals

QUESTION 3

All the efforts of the Principal to bring him round ended in smoke

to die of cancer caused by smoking

to en without providingany practical result

to die in a burning house chocked with smoke

to risk everything in a single venture

none of the above

QUESTION 4

The museum has burnt its fingers on several paintings purchased recently that have turned out to be fakes. 

to have a burning sensation at the tip of one's fingers 

to undergo suffering heroically for one's principles

to behave as if one is very greater and important

to be lucky

none of the above

QUESTION 5

Jane was bitten by the green eyed monster when she saw Jack with Jill.

an animal of the sea

an insect with green eyes

personal jealousy

to get into trouble

none of the above

QUESTION 6

she is hard up  these days which is why she is quite depressed

to act excitedly

to be exhausted

to become firm and strict

to quarrel with near and dear ones

to be short of money

QUESTION 7

He is not trustworthy as he always  takes to his heels in a critical situation.

to act against one's own interest

to run away

to assault

to run oneself 

to have concern

QUESTION 8

While fighting with Indian army the enemy realised that they had caught a tartar

to deal with a person who is more than one's match

to catch a dangerous person

to trap a wanted criminal with great difficulty

to meet with disaster

None of the above

QUESTION 9

Do not let Satish accompany you to the picnic, he is a wet blanket

a man who is always drunk

a mans who always wear black and white clothes

a person who ends enjoyable activity

a person who always quarrels

a man who is a coward

QUESTION 10

the bare bones of the heated conversation has been that he hated my guts.

the naked truth

just bones

the main point

the detailed analysis

entire story