Saumya Mehra is teaching live on Unacademy Plus
Word List Starting with G
1. Get oneself into a mess Meaning: to drift into trouble Example: I got into a real mess at work PROBLeM
2. Go out on a limb Meaning: get into a risky situation in order to help someone else Example: He went out on a limb andL expressed an opinion that was opposite to that held by the general public.
3. Get off scot free Meaning: to escape without punishment Example: A murderer can easily gE off scot free for lack of evidence.
4. Give him a piece of mind Meaning: To tell someone how one feels, often while expressing anger or frustration Example: I'm going to give that girl a piece of my mind when I see her.
5. Give a good account of oneself Meaning: to act creditably Example: The team fought hard and gave a good account of themselves. RESPECT
6. Get into the scrape Meaning: awkward situation L Example: He got into a scrape when his wife refused to let him help his brother
7. Give currency Meaning: to make publicly known Example: We should avoid giving currency to rumors.
8. Give one a long rope Meaning: to let someone commit mistakes Example: He never gives his employees a long rope
9. Great hand Meaning: expert Example: He is a great hand at organizing social II parties.
Quotations are commonly printed as a means of inspiration and to invoke philosophical thoughts from the reader. 13