Idioms are so useful when it comes to expressing something in a better way, especially in the speaking section. There are some situations when you have to state something in a short period of time but it takes so much time to deliver. Then comes the role of idioms that makes your sentences look more precise and effective. Here is lesson 93 of the Useful Idioms for Better Communication Series that you can learn to improve your speaking and writing.

Daily Use Idioms #93

Here is the list of 7 Idioms in this lesson. Learn, Use, and Improve.

Note: sth means something while sb means somebody. One’s is replaced with a possessive pronoun such as your, my, his, her, etc.

1. on the fence

– untrustworthy person or organization

-दुविधा में होना

The boy sat balancing on the fence

2. a short fuse

-a quick temper

गरम मिजाज

Every nerve smoldered on a short fuse

3. figure out

– try to understand sb or sth

-समझना, हल करना

Father is trying to figure out his tax.

4. fill in

– write words in blank spaces

-पूरी तरह से भरना

When you fill in the form, please write clearly/legibly in black ink.

5. find out

-learn or discover sth

-पता लगाना , जानना

She sat outside, waiting to find out her fate.

6. first of all

– the very first thing

-सर्वप्रथम, सबसे पहले

I felt disbelief first of all, then outrage.

7. for sure

– without doubt, certainly, surely

-निश्चित रूप से

We cannot say for sure what will happen

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