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Idioms And Phrases In English

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All walks of lifein all aspects of life
Gandhi had disciples from all walks of life.
to consist ofto contain
Our class consists of 55 students.
To be one in essenceto the same
Men and women are one in essence.
To be a part ofto belong to something
Non-violence is a part of Indian tradition.
To be fit forto be suitable
She is fit for the post of a typist.
To find outto discover
The police found out the thief.
To serve the purposeto meet the requirement
Scholorship alone will not serve the purpose.
To come acrossto meet
Everyday we come across processions in our roads.
Thanks todue to (because of)
Thanks to the bold knocks of Sachin, India won the match.
To be gifted withto be blessed with
Man is gifted with reasoning power.
To bring aboutto effect
Marriage brought about great changes in his behaviour.
To lie dormantunused
We should not allow our skills lie dormant in ourselves.
To wake upto rise and act
When the opportunity knocks at our door, we should wake up.
In the largest measurein great quantities
Arnold helped the Tsunami victims in the largest measure.
By naturenaturally
She is very sensitive by nature.
To bestow onto give as a gift
Nature has bestowed many riches on us.
in term ofin relation of
The politicians should undertake projects in terms of their necessity for the people.
To take the leadto go forward
India should take the lead to spread the messge of no-violence.
A far crysomething difficult to achieve
A casteless society has become a far cry.

Learning Competency

Examples of back formation
1.Baby-sit (baby-sitter)
2.Gyre (gyroscope)
3.Edit (editor)