Showing posts with label common English phrases for conversation. Show all posts
Showing posts with label common English phrases for conversation. Show all posts

Monday, 1 April 2019

CASH IN ON SOMETHING: MEANING

CASH IN ON SOMETHING

  

Wednesday, 20 March 2019

FOOD FOR THOUGHT: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

  

Tuesday, 19 March 2019

SEE THROUGH SOMEBODY/SOMETHING: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

SEE THROUGH SOMEONE OR SOMETHING


  

Friday, 15 March 2019

BE THAT AS IT MAY: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 18


BE THAT AS IT MAY



Wednesday, 13 March 2019

GO OUT OF ONE'S WAY: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 17


GO OUT OF ONE'S WAY



Monday, 11 March 2019

TO BE IN ONE'S ELEMENT: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 15


TO BE IN ONE'S ELEMENT


Saturday, 9 March 2019

TO BE PRIVY TO SOMETHING: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 13


TO BE PRIVY TO SOMETHING


Friday, 8 March 2019

ALL OF A FLUTTER: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 12


ALL OF A FLUTTER



Thursday, 7 March 2019

IT STANDS TO REASON: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 11


IT STANDS TO REASON



Wednesday, 6 March 2019

GIVE SOMETHING A GO: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 10


GIVE SOMETHING A GO



Tuesday, 5 March 2019

LET ALONE DO SOMETHING: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

LET ALONE DO SOMETHING


  

Monday, 4 March 2019

BRUSH OFF SOMETHING: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 8


BRUSH OFF SOMETHING



Sunday, 3 March 2019

FALL ON DEAF EARS: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 7


FALL ON DEAF EARS



Saturday, 2 March 2019

LOOK UP TO SOMEONE: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

LOOK UP TO SOMEONE


  

Friday, 1 March 2019

LIVE UP TO SOMETHING: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 5


LIVE UP TO SOMETHING

Meaning Example Related Expression
TO ACHIEVE WHAT IS EXPECTED FROM YOU HIS FRIENDS SANG BEAUTIFULLY. BUT, THEIR TRAINER FELT THAT THEY HAD NOT LIVED UP TO HIS EXPECTATIONS. MEET THE EXPECTATIONS

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BEGGAR DESCRIPTION/BELIEF: MEANING & EXAMPLE

WASTE YOUR BREATH: MEANING & EXAMPLE

Thursday, 28 February 2019

CHALK SOMETHING UP TO EXPERIENCE: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 4


CHALK SOMETHING UP TO EXPERIENCE


Meaning Example Related Expression
to learn from bad experiences having accepted failure I KNOW YOU HAVE NOT DONE WELL IN THE LAST SEMESTER. AND, I KNOW YOU ARE SAD! BUT, AT LEAST, YOU GOT TO KNOW HOW YOU SHOULD PREPARE YOURSELF FOR THE NEXT EXAM. CHALK IT UP TO EXPERIENCE. WISE UP

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TOPICS THAT MAY INTEREST YOU


COMMON ERRORS IN ENGLISH I
COMMON ERRORS IN ENGLISH II
22 COMPOUND WORDS IN ENGLISH THAT HAVE BEEN COINED IN RECENT TIMES
BEGGAR DESCRIPTION/BELIEF: MEANING & EXAMPLE
WASTE YOUR BREATH: MEANING & EXAMPLE

Wednesday, 27 February 2019

WASTE YOUR BREATH: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

WASTE YOUR BREATH


  

Meaning Example
to spend time and energy trying to give advice that is probably going to be ignored YOU ARE WASTING YOUR BREATH. SHE WON'T LISTEN TO YOU.


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Tuesday, 26 February 2019

PUT STOCK IN SOMETHING: MEANING AND EXAMPLE

ENGLISH EXPRESSION OF THE DAY 2


PUT STOCK IN SOMETHING


Meaning(s) Example(s) Related Expression(s)
to believe that something is good or true without reservation He is a liar. I don't put much stock in what he says. to have a high opinion of something

TO HAVE A HIGH OPINION OF SOMETHING (adj.): to think that something is good
Ex. Their institute does not provide them with the basic facilities. Still, they have a high opinion of their institute.

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TOPICS THAT MAY INTEREST YOU


COMMON ERRORS IN ENGLISH I
COMMON ERRORS IN ENGLISH II
22 COMPOUND WORDS IN ENGLISH THAT HAVE BEEN COINED IN RECENT TIMES
BEGGAR DESCRIPTION/BELIEF: MEANING & EXAMPLE
WASTE YOUR BREATH: MEANING & EXAMPLE