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In this chapter, we'll discuss fifteen idioms and phrases.

Binati Sheth
An Avid Reader. A Teacher. An Aid worker. An Engineer (E&C). A Writer. Budding Art Connoisseur. A philomath. A Shōnen Otaku.

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Sir ye रिपीट हो gya ha lesson
Sharad Gupta
a year ago
koi baat nhi reviosion ho jayega
nice -idoms and phrases but phrases are little diffiicult
Binati Sheth
a month ago
Well, that’s why I ask learners to skip this course if they’re targeting victory over a competitive exam within a year. These words are more of a long term plan than a short term one. Best of luck!
Ajita bansal
a month ago
ok maam
CK
Suggestion - It would have been great if idioms were segregated by most to least used. Along with an example maybe.
Binati Sheth
2 months ago
That’s a great suggestion. I’ll implement it for sure :)
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  3. Idioms and Phrases


  4. Bob Acres A coward (from Sheridan's the book, THE RIVALS) whose courage oozes out at the fingers' end. 61


  5. To get across someone To quarrel with or annoy a person . 62.


  6. To put or get something across Derived from theatre; to make something clear to someone, to convince someone of something; to get a plan accepted 63.


  7. Acrostic Poetry Hebrew (22 lines) poem or a poem where stanzas begin with the letters of the alphabet in succession 64,


  8. Act of God Came from legal terms; activities outside human control (no legal redressal) 65.


  9. Act of Truth An event following a solemn oath; a formal proof of truth.


  10. Act of Parliament A law or statue made by a Parliamentary action 67.


  11. Adam Elegant Neo-classical architecture and interior decoration (Adam brothers)


  12. The old Adam, the offending Adam The "original sinner" or a man without a regenerating grace


  13. Adam's needle Name given to plants that look spine like (eg Yucca) 74.


  14. Adam's peak A mountain in Ceylon where Mohammedan legend says Adam expiates his crime (after expulsion from Paradise) by standing at the foot of the mountain for 200 years until Gabrial took him to Mount Ararat where he found Eve. 75