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MATCH THE FOLLOWING BF 1. Beat about the Bush 2. Back to square one c 3. Bell the Cat 4. Bear the burnt of 5. Beat Black and Blue
By fits and Starts Meaning: irregularly Example: If we study by fits and starts we can never be successful. 13
Born with silver spoon Meaning: to born in a rich family Example: He has never worked hard for anything because he was born with a silver spoon
By the rule of thumb Meaning: according to practical experience Example: In older times business was run by the rule of thumb
Bed of thorns Meaning: Full of difficulties Example: Life of a poor person always remains a bed of thorns.
Bread and Butter Meaning: someone's livelihood Example: Acting is his bread and butter.
Blue Blood Meaning: aristocratic blood Example: Many blue blood children attend this private school
By dint of Meaning: by force of Example: He achieved his success in life by dint of hard work
Bandy words Meaning: to wrangle, argue Example: I haven't come here to bandy words with you
By hook or by crook Meaning: by one means or other Example: He is determined to become a doctor by hook or by crook.