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1) Hard-pressed
A) Bewildered
B) Insulted
C) Hard discipline
D) In difficulties

2) Shoot one's bolt
A) Shoot at sight
B) Bolt the door
C) To use up one's resources
D) Shoot before bolting

3) To cross swords
A) To backbite
B) To show anger
C) To put one in difficulty
D) To fight

4) To wash one's dirty linen in public
A) To do some ugly work in public
B) To insult in the presence of others
C) To discuss secret matters in public
D) to discuss private or embarrassing matters in public, especially when quarreling

5) To give/get the bird
A) To get the awaited
B) To have good luck
C) To send away
D) To get the impossible

6) Short of something
A) Amusing
B) Lacking
C) Short in height
D) At a short distance

7) To be rolling in money
A) Very rich
B) Borrowing money liberally
C) To spend more than what one's earn
D) Wasting a lot of money

8) To catch somebody on the hop
A) To defeat
B) To catch somebody off guard
C) To punish heavily
D) To demand a very high price

9) To cry wolf
A) To listen eagerly
B) To give false alarm
C) To turn pale
D) To keep-off starvation

10) Castles in the air
A) Romantic designs
B) Perfect plans
C) Ideal projects
D) A hope or desire unlikely to be realized