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Select the option that best explain the information conveyed in the sentence:

Advising Olu to break his bad habit is like knocking your head against a brick wall.

Options

A) It is making a fool of you

B) It is trying the impossible

C) It is making him your enemy

D) It is asking him to beat you

The correct answer is B.

Explanation:

It is trying the impossible
The idiomatic expression 'knocking your hand against a brick wall' means to attempt continuously and fruitlessly to accomplish some task or achieve some goal that is or seems ultimately hopeless, more like it is impossible

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  • It is trying the impossible
    The idiomatic expression 'knocking your hand against a brick wall' means to attempt continuously and fruitlessly to accomplish some task or achieve some goal that is or seems ultimately hopeless, more like it is impossible

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