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.
To feather one’s nest
The mother was right in giving a piece of her mind to the daughter.
Deepak did not care for his family, he wanted to gather roses only.
Our school is within a stone’s throw of the railway station.
He is cool about working at night.
The student were all ears, when the speaker started talking about the changes in the exam.
The boy was in Dutch with his friends.
The departmental store is open around the clock.
To grease the palm
If people do not mend their ways, they are sure to go to the dogs.