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Class 10 - English - The Hundred Dresses - II

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The Hundred Dresses - II

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Question 4:

Colours are used to describe feelings, moods and emotions. Match the following ‘colour expressions’ with a suggested paraphrase.

(i)

the Monday morning blues

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feel embarrassed / angry / ashamed

(ii)

go red in the face

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feel very sick, as if about to vomit

(iii)

look green

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sadness or depression after a weekend of fun

(iv)

the red carpet

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the sign or permission to begin an action

(v)

blue-blooded

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a sign of surrender or acceptance of defeat; a wish to stop fighting

(vi)

a green belt

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in an unlawful act; while doing something wrong

(vii)

a blackguard

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a photographic print of building plans; a detailed plan or scheme

(viii)

a grey area

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land around a town or city where construction is prohibited by law

(ix)

a white flag

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an area of a subject or a situation where matters are not very clear

(x)

a blueprint

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a dishonest person with no sense of right or wrong

(xi)

red-handed

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a special welcome

(xii)

the green light

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of noble birth or from a royal family

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