Verbal Ability - Idioms and Phrases - Discussion

Discussion :: Idioms and Phrases - Section 2 (Q.No.27)

In the following questions four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase italicised and underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of idiom/phrase.


He is leaving the country for a good.

[A]. for better prospects
[B]. for a good cause
[C]. for ever
[D]. for others good

Answer: Option C


No answer description available for this question.

Govar Dhan said: (Apr 7, 2012)  
It should be "for good"!

Akshay said: (Aug 14, 2013)  
Exactly! It should be " He is leaving the country for good" !

Rohit said: (Sep 28, 2014)  
The answer should be for better prospects, what do you think?

Brijesh Singh said: (Oct 5, 2014)  
Ya the answer should be "for better prospects".

Janvi said: (Aug 16, 2015)  
For a good means forever.

Lubna said: (Dec 18, 2015)  
Yes for better prospects.

Neeraj said: (Apr 10, 2016)  
Option A. for better prospects is the accurate answer.

Shams said: (Apr 20, 2016)  
No friends "for good" means forever.

Kasenya said: (Jun 1, 2016)  
It should be 'for good' and not 'for a good'. For good means forever.

Ganesh said: (Aug 20, 2017)  
I believe it should be for better prospects.

Himank said: (Aug 20, 2018)  
It should be ''for good'' instead of ''for a good''.

Valli said: (Oct 28, 2018)  
Can anyone tell me the exact answer?

Is for a good means forever?

Amarjeet Sharma said: (Dec 20, 2019)  
It should be "for better prospects".

Vatsan said: (Mar 28, 2020)  
I think if it were 'for good' then for ever would have been suitable but 'for a good' means for better prospects.

Please correct me if I'm wrong.

Post your comments here:

Name *:

Email   : (optional)

» Your comments will be displayed only after manual approval.