IDIOMS AND PHRASES
2761. The parliamentary inquiry into the Bofors deal has not brought to light and startling facts.
C. Disclosed *
2762. He works by fits and starts
B. Irregularly *
C. In high spirits
2763. Sohail had to look high and low before the could find his scooter key.
C. Everywhere *
2764. To all intents and proposes he is a good man.
B. Practically *
C. Above all
D. In practice
2765. I am ambitious and never want to rest on my laurels
A. Be dissatisfied
B. Be satisfied
C. Be complacent *
D. Be good
2766. The casting vote of the chairman clinched the issue.
B. Decided *
2767. It was such a mesy affair but Rashid somehow managed to wash his hands of the entire affair.
B. Twist the facts of
C. Prove himself innocent in
D. Disclaim responsibility *
2768. He threw cold water over the project that the secretary had prepared.
B. Discouraged *
2769. He is plain, simple and sincere man. He will always call a spade a spade.
A. Say something to be taken seriously
B. Desist from making controversial statement.
C. Avoid controversial situations
D. Be outspoken in language *
2770. He is at loggerhed with his assistants about the management of the concern.
A. Differing strongly *
B. In agreement
C. In confusion