List of Commonly Used Idioms

Backed up - Supported
Ram backed up sham's claim.

Blow over - Pass off
The present difficulties will soon blow over.

Cleared up - Explained
The matter has been cleared up.

Eaten away - Corroded
Rust has eaten away the jug.

Closed with - Accepted
I readily closed with his offer.

Shake off - Get rid off
For years I couldn't shake off my cancer.

Train up - Educate
Train up a child from very beginning.

Show him up - Expose
I threatened to show him up.

Longed for - Desired
During her long sickness, she often longed for death

Well off - Comfortable
He seems to be well off.

Build hopes - Rely upon
You must not build your hopes upon her promises


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1 comment:

  1. hello sir,
    aap k blog mein aap yaha alligation method sikha rhe hai,,,,,,waha comment nhi ho pa rha so main yaha kr rha hun .....
    uski first example hai 60 boys and 50 girls wali......please sir use ek var conform kr le......woh galt hai uska answer 56 nhi aa rha......uski avg toh points mein aa rhi ......please clear

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