What the Devil

Please choose the most appropriate answer for each sentence.
  • 1

    It's very hard trying to get the tenses right in English. In fact it's the ..... devil to know whether it's simple or continuous.

  • 2

    In a way it's probably just as well the deputy has become the new chief. It's a case of ..... the devil you know.

  • 3

    Many people have been made redundant in the takeover and those who joined last were the first to go. The principle of devil take the ..... applied.

  • 4

    We don't really get on with the new boss but he has some good ideas so we must give the devil his ......

  • 5

    The work has to be done as we have no choice. As they say, needs must when the devil ......

  • 6

    She likes to take the opposite point of view and play the devil's ......

  • 7

    ..... of the devil. We were just talking about you before you came in the room.

  • 8

    When your parents find out what you've done, you'll be in serious trouble and there'll be the devil to ......

  • 9

    You should really look through that agreement carefully before you sign because the devil is in the ......

  • 10

    It took me ages to set up my computer because I spent the devil of a ..... trying to understand the notes.