Wednesday, 25 September 2013

ENGLISH VOCAB ( IDIOMS & PHRASES )

1.         The pros and cons ( फायदे और नुकसान)
Meaning – Points for and points against 
Example -We've been discussing the pros and cons of buying a house.

2.         Hale and hearty
Meaning – Strong and healthy 
Example - The young infant was hale and hearty. 

3.         A narrow escape (बालबाल बचना )
Meaning – a situation in which you were lucky because you just managed to avoid danger or trouble
Example - He only just got out of the vehicle before the whole thing blew up. It was a narrow escape. 

4.         Build castles in the air
Meaning – To have plans, hopes etc. Which are unlikely to become reality
Example - I really like to sit on the porch in the evening, just building castles in the air.

5.         Lead the field (बहुत प्रसिद्ध,   सबसे आगे होना )
Meaning – Very famous, to lead
Example - There are some areas of medical research where Russian scientists still lead the field.

6.         Sit on the fence ( चर्चा के दो पक्षों के बीच निर्णय लेने से बचना)
Meaning – Avoid deciding between two sides of an argument, discussion, quarrel etc.
Example - When Jane and Tom argue, it is best to sit on the fence and not make either of them angry. No one knows which of the candidates Joan will vote for. She's sitting on the fence.

7.         Meet one's Waterloo (अंत में पराजित होना )
Meaning: to meet one's final and insurmountable challenge
Example: The boss is being very hard on Bill. It seems that Bill has finally met his Waterloo.

8.         Put something on the cuff
Meaning: to buy something on credit; to add to one's credit balance.
Example: I'll take two of those, and please put them on the cuff.

9.         Off-the-cuff (तैयारी के बिना)
Meaning: Without previous thought or preparation.
Example: Her remarks were off-the-cuff, but very sensible.

10.      Flesh and blood
Meaning – The human body, the weaknesses, desires, fears etc. that human beings have
Example - his cold weather is more than flesh and blood can stand


21 comments:

Anonymous said...

bhay koi to batao ibps clerk me english me kam se kam pass kaise ho sakta hai mujhe 20 no lana hai

Anonymous said...

practice through sets and learn critical wordmeanings

Anonymous said...

Bhai koitho bathav objective engllish konsa behathar rehega

Naresh said...

well but can you give those meanings in Telugu

Anonymous said...

Arihant english

Anonymous said...

Bankers adda plz provide banking awarness questions for ibps rrb,ibps clerks

Anonymous said...

sir I'm week at English section. Please suggest me that how to qualify in English.

Anonymous said...

Sir plz provide bank and finance gk.

Anonymous said...

sir plzz help me in solving my problem .......i m nt been able to learn tables .......wat 2 do?

Anonymous said...

Sir ji ,

Please help mujhey bhookh bhaut lagney lagi hai.

Kya karu..

Anonymous said...

who is d chief economic advisor of india at present.....plz reply frndz

Anonymous said...

Weak k liye in aata hai ,...weak in english

Anonymous said...

Awesome reply. Anonymous:)

Anonymous said...

thank u

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thank u

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thank u

Anonymous said...

hi...
I have the same problem.
so what I have done is that I have written all the tables till 30 on the wall of my study room just in front of my table. I look up and I see the tables time and again. and that has helped me in learning a few of them.
you should try that too.

Anonymous said...

position is still vacant its still...raghuramrajan still holds it....

Anonymous said...

bhookh lagi h...saale lauda kha le...

Anonymous said...

Can anyone tell me how to study English for bank po 3 exam , plz

Anonymous said...

only practice can save u.in dis section you have to complete daily more than 2 practice set..

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