Selecting Words, Phrases & idioms - English (MCQ) for Bank, MBA, CAT, MAT, GMAT, SSC for Q. 20467
Q. Complete the following sentences with the most appropriate words/phrases with reference to grammar, idioms, proverbs and syntax.
We knew we should not ________ at the party, but we could not help it as the case was so interesting.- Published on 28 Mar 16
a. talk loudly
b. talk shop
c. talk incessantly
d. none of the above
ANSWER: talk shop
“talk shop” is the right option because talking incessantly or loudly at a party is not odd behaviour, but talking about a professional case in an informal setting is. Choice (b) is correct.