In the following questions, four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase bold in the sentence. Choose the alternative, which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.
Goods will be delivered if you pay on the nail.
Their attempt to get back the stolen necklace become a wild goose chase.
When he left he was extremely disappointed. I think he’s gone for good.
In his salad days he was quite a dandy.
The two friends are now at daggers drawn over a petty issue.
His recent statement is an about turn.
His work seems to be a Penelope’s web.
You find a black sheep in every community.
Through the reporter’s efforts, many unknown facts have come to light.
His argument does not hold water.