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.
Evening of life Meaning - old age
Button her lip . Meaning - stop talking
Invent cock and bull stories . Meaning - Absurd and unlikely stories Db
Turned down Meaning- reject
lo get cold feet . Meaning - fear
Capital punishment . Meaning - death sentence DEATH PENALTY
Wet behind the ear . Meaning - young and without much experience When she started the job, she was still wet behind the ears: Either very young or inexperienced.
Get the sack leaning- be dismissed
To clip one's wings . Meaning - to deprive one of power
lo play fast and loose Meaning- to act in an unreliable way Ir
Pull a fast one Meaning - play a trick
Turn turtle . Meaning - over turn Example: When they collided, the car turned Turtle Turn Turtlec Meaning:Turn upside down