ਅਗਰੇਜ਼ੀ ਦੇ ਮਸ਼ਹੂਰ ਮੁਹਾਵਰੇ -14/ Famous English Idioms – 14
1. Draw a line
ਹੱਦ ਤੈਅ ਕਰਨਾ।
I can, at the most give you one thousand rupees and then l must draw a line.
2. Drop in on
Do drop in on me whenever you have the time.
3. Drop out of
He had to drop out of the race when his car broke down.
4. Dutch courage
ਸ਼ਰਾਬ ਪੀ ਕੇ ਆਉਣ ਵਾਲੀ ਝੂਠੀ ਬਹਾਦੁਰੀ
He showed a lot of Dutch courage, put got frightened as the drink was off.
ਅੰਗਰੇਜ਼ੀ ਦੇ ਹੋਰ ਮੁਹਾਵਰਿਆਂ ਲਈ 👉 ਕਲਿੱਕ ਕਰੋ।
5. Dead of Night
ਅੱਧੀ ਰਾਤ ਨੂੰ
The thief entered the house at dead of night.
6. Dead tired
ਬਹੁਤ ਥੱਕਿਆ ਹੋਇਆ।
Having walked Four miles l felt dead tired and immediately fell asleep.
7. Done to death
The poor man was done to death by repeated lathi blows on the head.
8. Fall foul of
ਕਿਸੇ ਨਾਲ ਦੁਸ਼ਮਣੀ ਮੁੱਲ ਲੈਣਾ।
If this new clerk continues with his criticism like this, he will soon fall final of the manager.
9. Fall in with
He found my plan very profitable and so readily fell in with it.
10. Fall to one’s lot
ਕਿਸਮਤ ‘ਚ ਹੋਣਾ।
I fell to my lot to become a writer.
11. Family likeness
There is a family likeness between the two cousins.
12. Gain ground
ਹੌਲੀ – ਹੌਲੀ ਤਰੱਕੀ ਕਰਨਾ।
India lost the first two matches, but began to gain ground gradually.
13. Get ahead of
ਅੱਗੇ ਨਿੱਕਲ ਜਾਣਾ
Ramesh has got ahead of Karen in mathematics.
14. Get hold of
ਮਤਲਬ ਸਮਝ ਜਾਣਾ
I was quite far from the stage and could not get hold of what the speaker was saying.
15. Get into a soup
ਝੰਜਟ ‘ਚ ਪੈਣਾ
You will get into a soup if you neglect your studies like this.
16. Get rid of
Do not ask what all I had to do to get rid of a bore like Rohan.
17. Get through with
ਕੰਮ ਪੂਰਾ ਕਰਨਾ
When will you get through with your homework.
18. Get wind of
ਰਹੱਸ ਦਾ ਪਤਾ ਲਗਾਉਣਾ
There was a well – guarded conspiracy, but somehow the government got wind of it.
19. Give a break
Would you like to give me a break.