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MCQ on Phrasal verbs


His honesty was doubted.

  • called in question
  • at large
  • well and good
  • above all
  • Correct Option: A  [ called in question ]

    Remark: "called in question": to cause doubts about something

The boss simply could not _________ his inefficiency any more.

  • put off
  • put up with
  • put down
  • put across
  • Correct Option: B  [ put up with ]

    Remark:

The doctor advised me to _________ drinking.

  • give out
  • give up
  • give back
  • give over
  • Correct Option: B  [ give up ]

    Remark: "give up": quit, discontinue

Ramesh takes after his father.

  • follows
  • imitates
  • obeys
  • resembles
  • Correct Option: D  [ resembles ]

    Remark: "takes after" means resemble a parent or ancestor.

My friend conceals nothing from me.

  • keeps back
  • do way with
  • give in
  • welcome
  • Correct Option: A  [ keeps back ]

    Remark: "keep back": refuse, hide, retain.

We have no alternative plan to ________ on.

  • fall back
  • fall out
  • fall for
  • fall off
  • Correct Option: A  [ fall back ]

    Remark: the phrase "to fall back on" means to have an alternative or contingency plan in case the original plan does not work out.

The army had to YIELD to the advancing enemy. (Phrasal verbs)

  • give in
  • break upon
  • welcome
  • break to
  • Correct Option: A  [ give in ]

    Remark: "YIELD": to surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another.
    "give in" : Surrender.

When teacher requested students to clean the blackboard, Sarita immediately replied " Do not stare at me".

What is meaning of stare ?

  • look
  • request
  • order
  • impose
  • Correct Option: A  [ look ]

    Remark:

I have hit upon

  • broke
  • found
  • destroyed
  • dashed
  • Correct Option: B  [ found ]

    Remark: hit upon: discover, come up with, think of, conceive of.

The sick man _________ last night.

  • passed away
  • passed by
  • passed down
  • passed for
  • Correct Option: A  [ passed away ]

    Remark:

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