Question 47: Mark the letter A, B, C or D to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions. Question 18. Martin is called the teacher’s pet by his classmates because he is taken under his teacher’s _____.
Knowledge of fixed phrases
* Phrase: Take sb under one’s wings (coll): begin to protect, care for, uplift someone.
His classmates call Martin a pet because he is supported by his teacher.
* Structure to note:
– Teacher’s pet (n): the teacher’s pet, the teacher’s pet (better treated by the teacher than others in the class).