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How much do you know about the spoken English Language?

Try these tests, just to see how you do. In reality every time someone talks to you it is a test of 'do you understand or not'. Relaxed regular study of SayAgain will greatly speed up your spoken English comprehension.

For each test the question order is randomly selected, so the same question may come up again. Good - that is what happens in real life. Answer all the questions, and if you don't know the answer - guess! Who cares. By learning from your mistakes, you're making progress.

1)   'Barking up the wrong tree' means?
  Confused Okay Kiss Well behaved
2)   'Changed his tune' means?
  Zero Change mind Laugh Good
3)   Which of the following means 'a problem'?
Like herding cats
Birthday suit
Waiting in the wings
4)   'About face' means?
  Assaulted Really unpleasant Change mind Broken
5)   'Gone under the radar' means?
  Evade On the defence Selfish Slow
6)   'Handle with kid gloves' means?
  On completion Being careful Idiot Cheap
7)   This picture indicates?
Fallen on deaf ears
Get some juice
Shaking like a wet puppy
8)   'Duck and dive' means?
  Jumper Weak Evade Too late
9)   'Suck it and see' means?
  Depressed Expensive Chance Party
10)   'On a back burner' means?
  Vomit Poor quality Delaying Combined
11)   This picture indicates?
See you anon
Chalk and Cheese
All smoke and mirrors
12)   Which of the following means 'too late'?
  Closing the stable door after the horse has bolted
One good turn deserves another
Mum's the word
13)   'Thumbs up' means?
  Disappear Arrested Approval Meaningless
14)   'In hot water' means?
  Endearment Different Bad situation Observe
15)   'Have a bash' means?
  Hungry Payment Attempt Talkative
16)   'Up to his eyes' means?
  Forgiving Easy move Busy Riotous
17)   'As sure as eggs are eggs' means?
  Clumsy No money Dislike Definite
18)   'At the end of his tether' means?
  Work Surprise Untrustworthy Frustration
19)   This picture indicates?
Knock it on the head
You're nicked
Feeling full of beans
20)   'Blew a fuse' means?
  Angry Calm down Boredom Genuine
21)   'Kished' means? (South African)
  Cold Tired Useless Vacation
22)   'In the saddle' means? (American)
  In charge Hangover Young Poor quality
23)   'Skrik' means? (South African)
  Quick Endearment Frightened Commence
24)   'Mampara' means? (South African)
  Search Fell over Idiot No chance
25)   'Naafi' means? (South African)
  Angry Does not care Unfair Slow
26)   'Home and hosed' means? (Australian)
  Problem Received badly Easy move No chance
27)   'Solid guy' means? (South African)
  Kind Boredom Evade Greed
28)   'Bakkie' means? (South African)
  Problem Relationship Contradiction Motor car
29)   'Tinny' means? (Australian)
  Negotiate Move Happy Beer
30)   'Hyped' means? (American)
  Difficult Happy Clumsy Aristocratic