IDIOMS AND PHRASES Shubhra Gopalan (Bronze Medalist)
TARGET AUDIENCE o SSC CGL o SSC CHSL o BANK O RAILWAY o SBI EXANM
OBJECTIVE o To Learn idioms in easy way.
Uphill task Meaning - difficult task
Upon one's sweet will . Meaning on self desire or wish
Ups and downs . Meaning - good and bad times
Utopian scheme . Meaning - a visionary scheme though impractical.
Weather the storm . Meaning - survive by coming out of difficulties
Well to do . Meaning - affluent
Wet blanket Meaning- one who spoils the enjoyment.
White elephant . Meaning - expensive but of no use.
With a grain of salt Meaning - to accept with misgiving. why do we say... Take It With a Grain of Salt
Word for word . Meaning - in exactly the same word A Memo Marked Up in SGML CHemo> <To>Mary Dale, Purchasing</To> <From> Tony Burrows</From> <Body <P>He would like to order 4 Sun ELCs vith an additional 8M of memory. He don't need any external drives . </p> <P>By the way, have you managed to get any more info on SGHL parsers for PCs? Or on SGHL parsers for anything?</P> /Body> </Memo>
Yeoman's service . Meaning - excellent work YEOMAN
Swan song . Meaning - farewell