IBPS English Test 9


In each of the following sentences, an idiomatic expression or a proverb is highlighted. Select the alternative which best describes its use in the sentence.

Question 1

Although Ravi felt lonely in his ght against the wrong, he decided to take the bull by the horns.

Question 2

As the situation got out of control, the speaker of the parliament tried to put oil over troubled waters.

Question 3

The researcher tried his best to explain the importance of his new discovery to the panel members but soon realised that he was casting pearls before a swine.

Question 4

The chairman had to eat a humble pie after the workers decided to go on strike to protest against the biased promotions.

Question 5

The bankrupt organisation has been handed over to its new owners, lock, stock and barrels.

#NameOverall Score
1aman jassi5
2sri kalyani5
3Sangam Manish Jain5
4Poonam Udmalle5
5Shubham yadav5
6Anwesha Mukherjee5
7Sabbi Sarwad5
8Ganesh Prasad5
9Pranay Mahajan5
10Jagruti Dongardive5

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