Idioms & Phrases - English (MCQ) for Bank, MBA, CAT, MAT, GMAT, SSC for Q. 21046
Q. Choose the appropriate meaning of the phrase:
To read between the lines- Published on 19 Apr 16
a. understand the hidden meaning
b. to have good sight
c. to learn quickly
d. none of these
ANSWER: understand the hidden meaning
The phrase 'To read between the lines' means to understand the hidden meaning.
1) Daniel isn't every good at reading between the lines.
2) The girl didn't say anything, but her mother could tell by reading between the lines that something is wrong.