Question 12: Mark the letter A, B, C or D to indicate the word(s) OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the following questions. Question 22. You’ll really have to work hard if you want to make the grade as a journalist.
Antonyms – knowledge of idioms
You really have to work hard if you want to be a successful journalist.
=> Make the grade (idm): good enough, good enough to be successful in something
Consider the answers:
A. succeed /səkˈsiːd/(v): succeed
B. fail /feɪl/ (v): fail
C. win /wɪn/ (v): victory
D. fulfill /fʊlˈfɪl/ (v): fulfill, fulfill, fulfill
=> Make the grade >< Fail