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.