Important Idioms & Phrases

Important Idioms and Phrases, Set-24 | Most Repeated in CSS/PMS/FPSC/PPSC/BA Exams 

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 add fuel to the fire: (جلتی پر تیل پھینکنا)

Meaning: to supply fresh cause of excitement.

Example: His speech to the workers added fuel to fire and they went on strike.

  1. To beggar description: (اس کے بیان سے زبان قاصر ہے)

Meaning: be too extraordinary to describe.

Example: Her Beauty beggars description.

  1. To burn the candle: (فضول خرچی کرنا)

Meaning: To suffer both way:

Example: My friend burnt the candle at both ends and lost his property.

  1. To die in harness: (مرتے دم تک کام کرنا)

Meaning: To die in active employ.

Example: QUAID E AZAM died in harness.

  1. To fan the flames: (مشتعل کرنا)

Meaning: To aggravate the situation

Example: His speech seemed to fan the flames between the students and the principal.

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