September 26, 2019

Keep one’s distance

Examples : – Your brother seems to be reserved, he always keeps his distance from the others. – I tried to befriend them, but I have […]
September 10, 2019

Within (sb’s) reach

Examples : – Our school has put the tickets within everyone’s reach. – The opportunity was within his reach but he missed it. Meaning : Everyone […]
September 9, 2019

Sooner or later

Examples : – He hasn’t come yet, but don’t worry Sooner or later he will show up. – Keep working hard. Sooner or later you will […]
September 6, 2019

With open arms

Examples : – They received us with open arms. – My friend accepted my invitation with open arms. Meaning : In a very friendly and welcoming […]
September 4, 2019

Be under control & Be beyond control

A. Be under control : Examples : Person A: How is your business going? Person B: It is coming along well and everything is under control […]
July 17, 2019


Examples : Let‘s start! Let‘s go! I can’t let my son use my car! Form : Let + object + main verb. Uses : To suggest […]
July 15, 2019

Make someone’s blood boil

Examples : His speech usually makes my blood boil. I can’t deal with arrogant people. They make my blood boil. Avoid talking to people who make […]
July 11, 2019

To breathe a sigh of relief

Examples : My mother breathed a sigh of relief after receiving the news. I breathed a sigh of relief after I had finished the task before […]