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.
Although Ravi felt lonely in his ght against the wrong, he decided to take the bull by the horns.
As the situation got out of control, the speaker of the parliament tried to put oil over troubled waters.
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.
The chairman had to eat a humble pie after the workers decided to go on strike to protest against the biased promotions.
The bankrupt organisation has been handed over to its new owners, lock, stock and barrels.
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