- Directions for individual questionsEach question has a sentence that uses an idiom or phrase. You need to identify the apt meaning of the idiom/phrase from the given options
To have a green thumb means
A ]One's nails are painted green
B] One is artistic
C] To have a natural Interest In gardening
D] One has a green tattoo on the thumb
We have appealed to him again and again; there is no use flogging a dead horse now.
A] Repeating our request
B] Making him see reason
C] Beating about the bush
D] Wasting time in useless effort
There was a job for me to cut my teeth on.
A] to gain experience
B] to try
C] to sharpen my wits
D] to earn a decent salary
The carrot and stick policy pays dividends in every organization.
A] fair and foul
B] continuous vigilance
D] reward and punishment
We planned for the dinner at the eleventh hour, so we decided to have a pot-luck dinner.
A] dinner where every-body brings something to eat
B] dinner where everybody pays for his food
C] dinner where only soup is served
D] dinner where people eat and play games at the same time