Dear Students, English section Exam is very challenging. SSC exams are just nearby and as we know English Section is as important as other sections. In fact English in SSC CGL Tier 2 exam holds an appreciating weightage of 200 marks which is enough to know the importance of this Section in govt exams.Now SSC CHSL Exam is the next target of the aspirants .You need to gird up your loins to score maximum marks.Today, in this English quiz we are providing Worthy Idioms And Phrases Quiz asked in any govt exam and SSC is no exception regarding this. Learning Idioms and Phrases adds up in enhancing your vocabulary. Attempt this quiz, learn effectively and impetus yourself for all the upcoming exams regarding English Section  in just a needed time and prepare yourself flawlessly. We wish you good luck for the upcoming Exams.

Directions (1-15): Four alternatives are given for the Idioms/Phrase printed in bold. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of Idiom/Phrase.

Q1. Airs and Graces
(a) Good from bad
(b) False way of behaving
(c) Lose control
(d) Free oneself from

Q2. Out of elbow
(a) Poor
(b) Stupid
(c) Talented
(d) Crazy

Q3. Rub shoulders
(a) To get warm
(b) Mix
(c) To find fault
(d) To fight

Q4. Pine away
(a) Fall ill and die on account of sorrow
(b) Sleep before midnight
(c) Improve fast
(d) Hide facts

Q5. On the carpet
(a) Of rare excellence
(b) Out of spirits
(c) Under consideration
(d) Entirely

Q6. Come Cropper
(a) Fall heavily
(b) End quarrel
(c) Be undecided
(d) Keep silence

Q7. Cast down
(a) Make evident
(b) Deject
(c) To complete
(d) To publish

Q8. Economy with the truth
(a) Falsehood
(b) To be truthful
(c) To trust easily
(d) Get hurt by speaking the truth

Q9. To a hair
(a) In short
(b) Exactly
(c) To be in a danger
(d) To remove

Q10. Laugh like a drain
(a) Laugh loudly
(b) To laugh while crying
(c) To build something
(d) To hide and laugh

Q11. King of terrors
(a) A great king
(b) A soldier
(c) Death
(d) A person who doesn’t fear of anyone.

Q12. Jog-away, jog-off
(a) Get away
(b) To come closer
(c) To get something useful
(d) Mock at

Q13. Mend or end
(a) To be greedy
(b) Improve or finish
(c) To agree
(d) To end something

Q14. The cut of one’s jib
(a) Personal appearance
(b) The salary paid to someone in his job
(c) To be dismissed from a job
(d) Out of order

Q15. In the air
(a) To hand in
(b) In Circulation
(c) To fight over something
(d) To be famous

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