If He Phones Again. I Am Going to Give Him a Piece of My Mind. - English Language

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In the following question, four alternatives are given for the idiom/ phrase marked in bold in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/ phrase from the options given. Indicate your option.

If he phones again. I am going to give him a piece of my mind.

Options

  • To be nice to him

  • To take advantage of him 

  • To reprimand

  • To support him

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Solution

To reprimand

Explanation:

'Give someone a piece of one's mind' means - rebuke someone. To reprimand refers to disapproval and therefore 'to reprimand' is the correct choice.

Concept: Idioms and Phrases (Entrance Exams)
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