Important Idioms & Phrases

Important Idioms and Phrases, Set-26 | 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 cut a sorry figure: (ناکام ہونا)

Meaning; to make one self-ridiculous.

Example; She cut a sorry figure in the presence of her only husband.

  1. To turn of a new leaf; (زندگی کا رخ بہتری کی طرف موڑنا)

Meaning: To change better.

Example: I am glad that you have turned over a new leaf after the death of your father.

  1. To get rid of: (نجات حاصل کرنا)

Meaning: To be free from.

Example: I want to get rid of nasty fellow like you.

  1. To put two and two together. (آپس میں مشورہ کرنا)

Meaning:  To drew a conclusion from certain circumstances

Example: IF we lay heads together we shall be able to find a way out of this difficulty.

  1. To throw cold water on: (مایوس کرنا)

Meaning: To discourage

Example: I asked him to help me but he threw cold water upon my hopes.

  1. To look down upon: (نفرت کرنا)

Meaning: To hate.

Example: The rich should not look down upon the poor.

  1. To come to pass: (رونما ہونا)

Meaning: To happen.

Example: It come to pass after a period of time that they had a son.

  1. To pull a long face: (خفگی)

Meaning: To look serious or solemn.

Example: He pulled a long face at his insult in the meeting.

 

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