ਅੰਗਰੇਜ਼ੀ ਦੇ ਮੁਹਾਵਰਿਆਂ ਅਤੇ ਉਹਨਾਂ ਦੇ ਅਰਥ/ English idioms and their meanings :
1. All at once
All at once the sky became dark and it began to rain.
2. Apple of discord
ਝਗੜੇ ਦਾ ਕਾਰਨ
Ever since their father’s death this property has been an apple of discord between the two brothers.
3. Apple of one’s eye
His lovely little daughter is the apple of his eye.
4. At all
ਜਰਾ ਜਿੰਨਾ ਵੀ
He told me that he did not have any money at all.
5. Back out of
ਦਿੱਤੇ ਹੋਏ ਵਚਨ ਤੋਂ ਮੁੱਕਰ ਜਾਣਾ
He backed out of the promise he had given me.
6. Bad blood
There is bad blood between the two brothers.
7. Be all ears
ਬਹੁਤ ਧਿਆਨ ਨਾਲ ਸੁਣਨਾ
Children were all ears as I began to tell a story.
8. Bring to light
The C.I.D. brought to light a hideous conspiracy to assassinate the police chief.
9. Broad daylight
Yesterday, the bank near our house was robbed in broad daylight.
10. Brown study
ਵਿਚਾਰਾਂ ‘ਚ ਮਗਨ ਰਹਿਣਾ
Shyam is in the habit of getting into brown study.
11. By and by
ਹੋਲੀ – ਹੋਲੀ
By and by people began to come into the lecture hall.
12. By the way
ਗੱਲ – ਗੱਲ ਤੇ ਉਂਝ ਹੀ
By the way, are you going to church?
13. Call a spade a spade
ਸਾਫ – ਸਾਫ ਕਹਿ ਦੇਣਾ
I am not rude but at the same time I don’t hesitate to call a spade a spade.
14. Capital punishment
ਮੌਤ ਦੀ ਸਜਾ
The murderer was awarded capital punishment by the court.Loading Likes...