Idioms Part – 1



Idioms are those sentences in which they help you to speak a wider part into a shorter part. An idiom is a widely used saying or expression that contains a figurative meaning that is different from the phrase’s literal meaning.

 Learn the meaning of idioms and their usage:-


MEANING –  So jana; to sleep (सो जाना)


  • I am tired. I want to hit the hay.
  • Main thaka hua hun. Mai sona chahta hun.
  • मैं थक गया हूँ । मैं सोना चाहता हूँ |


  • I’m exhausted. It’s time to hit the hay.
  • Main thak gaya hoon. Ab samay hai sone ka samay ho gaya hai.
  • मैं थक गया हूँ। अब समय है सोने का|


  • It’s late, so I think I should hit the hay.
  • Der ho chuki hai, isliye mujhe lagata hai ki mujhe sone jana chahiye.
  • देर हो चुकी है, इसलिए मुझे लगता है कि मुझे सोने जाना चाहिए |


MEANING –  Bahut khush hona; to be very happy (बहुत खुश होना)


  • Today, I am over the moon.  
  • Aaj main bahut khush hun. 
  • आज मैं  बहुत खुश हूँ |


  • I was over the moon when I got a promotion.
  • Jab mujhe promotion mila, main saatve aasman par tha. 
  • जब मुझे  प्रमोशन  मिला  सातवे आसमान पर था |


  • I will be over the moon when I get a government job.
  • Jab meri sarkaari naukri lagegi, main saatve aasman par hounga. 
  • जब मेरी सरकारी नौकरी लगेगी तब मै सातवे आसमान पर होऊंगा |


MEANING –  Apne pair par kulhadi maarna (अपने पैर पर कुल्हाड़ी मारना)


  • You are getting into hot water by selling this house.  
  • Tum iss  ghar ko bech kar apne liye pareshani khadi kar rahe ho. 
  • तुम इस घर को बेच कर अपने लिए परेशानी खड़ी कर रहे हो |


  • You’re getting into hot water by bunking school.
  • Tum school bunk karke  khud ke liye pareshani khadi kar rahe ho.
  • तुम स्कूल बंक करके खुद के लिए परशानी खड़ी  कर रहे हो। 


  • You got into hot water by inviting him to the party.
  • Usko party mein bula kar tumne apne liye pareshani khadi kar li. 
  • उसको पार्टी में बुला कर तुमने अपने लिए परेशानी खड़ी कर ली|

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