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1) All at sea
A) In a state of shock
B) Very knowledgeable
C) In danger
D) Completely confused

2) To keep the wolf away from the door
A) To keep away from extreme poverty
B) To keep off an unwanted and undesirable person
C) To keep alive
D) To hold the difficulties and dangers in check

3) To catch a tartar
A) To trap a wanted criminal with great difficulty
B) To catch a fish
C) To deal with someone or something that proves unexpectedly troublesome or powerful
D) To meet a disaster

4) Shoulder a burden
A) Broad shouldered person
B) Perform a duty
C) A light burden
D) A burden beyond one's shoulder

5) To end in smoke
A) To make completely understand
B) To ruin oneself
C) To excite great applause
D) To come to nothing

6) By fits and starts
A) To do intermittently or irregularly
B) To do consistently
C) To be in high spirits
D) To fight vigorously

7) To cast pearls before a swine
A) To spend recklessly
B) To spend a lot of money on the unkeep of domestic hogs
C) To waste money over trifles
D) To offer to a person a thing which he cannot appreciate

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

9) To throw down the glove
A) To give a challenge
B) To accept immediately
C) To be hopeless
D) To be in dilemma

10) To hold something in leash
A) To restrain
B) To keep calm
C) To make one appear guilty
D) To be impatient


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