Important Idioms & Phrases

Important Idioms and Phrases, Set-23 | Most Repeated in CSS/PMS/FPSC/PPSC/BA Exams 

Important Idioms and Phrases are Most Repeated in CSS/PMS/FPSC/PPSC/BA Exams which will help you  for the preparation of all competitive, aptitude and ability tests such as CSS, PMS, FPSC, KPPSC, PPSC, SPSC, NTS, BPSC and other competitive jobs exams.

  1. To keep up appearances: (واضح داری قائم رکھنا)

Meaning: To maintain the outward shows.

Example: it is very difficult for the poor to keep up appearances now a days.

  1. To be taken aback: (ہکا ہکا رہنا)

Meaning: to be surprised.

Example: HE was taken aback at the sudden change of govt in Pakistan.

  1. To have a fly in ones bonnet: (ذہنی طور پر پریشان ہونا)

Meaning: BONNET.

Example: his broken speech in the function shows as if he had a fly in his bonnet.

  1. To bury the hatchet: (دشمنی ختم کرو)

Meaning: To make an end of enmity.

Example: Let us bury hatchet and be friends again.

  1. Pay off old scores: (بدلہ چکانا)

Meaning: Take revenge of old grievances.

Example: He killed his enemy and in this way paid off his old scores.

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