Idiom-Phrase

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Casting pearls before swine.
Speaking nice words and convincing them
no
Offering good things to undeserving people
yes
Uplifting the needy for their welfare
no
Doing worthwhile things to unknown people
no
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She must be paying through the nose for the face lift.
Paying less than necessary
no
Paying too much
yes
Paying the right amount
no
Paying reluctantly
no
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To put up with
To accommodate
no
To adjust
no
To understand
no
To tolerate
yes
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To take to heart
To be encouraged
no
To grieve over
yes
To like
no
To hate
no
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His investments helped him make a killing in the stock market.
Lose money quickly
no
Plan a murder quickly
no
Murder someone quickly
no
Make money quickly
yes
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On the issue of marriage, Pooja put her foot down.
Stood up
no
Was firm
yes
Got down
no
Walked fast
no
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The police looked all over for him but drew a blank.
Did not find him
yes
Put him in prison
no
Arrested him
no
Took him to court
no
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Kapil is very calculative and always has an axe to grind.
Has no result
no
Works for both sides
yes
Has a private agenda
no
Fails to arouse interest
no
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Stick by
To adhere closely
yes
Stand by someone
no
To paste
no
To pass by
no
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To feather one's nest
To build one's house
no
To enrich oneself when opportunity knocks
yes
To harbour ill-feelings
no
To acquire something in abundance
no
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