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Idioms and Phrases

An idiom is a common word or a phrase that means something different but can be understood because of its popular use. The command of Idiomatic expressions in any language is Pre-requisite for expressive writing and comprehension. Phrasal verbs, idiomatic adjective, and noun phrases and idiomatic pairs of nouns, adjectives and adverbs comprise such a vast portion of idiomatic expressions that it is nearly impossible to deal with them comprehensively in such a short space. However, this chapter contains the most important usages that are indispensable for any competitive examination.

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