Exercise: Idioms- Sport 2

Topic: Idioms | Level: Advanced

Online English Quiz

Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - If you argue the toss, you refuse to compete.
Q2 - If you get your ____ on, you hurry up.
Q3 - If something is off the mark, it is slow.
Q4 - If you ____ your punches, you do not use all the power or authority at your disposal.
Q5 - If you are saved by the bell, you are rescued from a danger or a tricky situation just in time.
Q6 - If something is wide of the ____, it is incorrect or inaccurate.
Q7 - The home ____ is the last part of something, like a journey, race or project.
Q8 - If someone kicks the ball, they are not doing their job or taking their responsibilities seriously enough and let something go wrong.
Q9 - If you put someone off their ____, you distract them and make it hard for them to do or complete a task.
Q10 - If there's a level playing field everybody is treated equally.

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Q1 - If you argue the toss, you refuse to compete.
 
True
 
False
Q2 - If you get your ____ on, you hurry up.
 
boots
 
gloves
 
skates
Q3 - If something is off the mark, it is slow.
 
True
 
False
Q4 - If you ____ your punches, you do not use all the power or authority at your disposal.
 
drop
 
pull
 
throw
Q5 - If you are saved by the bell, you are rescued from a danger or a tricky situation just in time.
 
True
 
False
Q6 - If something is wide of the ____, it is incorrect or inaccurate.
 
course
 
mark
 
ring
 
pitch
Q7 - The home ____ is the last part of something, like a journey, race or project.
 
run
 
stretch
 
team
 
end
Q8 - If someone kicks the ball, they are not doing their job or taking their responsibilities seriously enough and let something go wrong.
 
True
 
False
Q9 - If you put someone off their ____, you distract them and make it hard for them to do or complete a task.
 
run
 
pitch
 
stride
Q10 - If there's a level playing field everybody is treated equally.
 
True
 
False

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