List of Phrases - Unit 1

Added by Shawon on 2014-07-07 

  • To throw some light upon – to give importance on sb.
  • Hard lines – to be unexpectedly in unviable position.
  • To receive with open arms – to welcome cordially
  • To step into dead man’s shoes – to come into inheritance who died.
  • To plough a lonely furrow – to hold a view opposed to all your assets.
  • To win the day – to become successful.
  • To have a bone to pick with someone – to find out an issue to quarrel.
  • In for a penny, in for a pound – since I am to attend to a little, I might as well attend a lot. 

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