A leap towards success, Remember if you are unsucceeded then it never means you are a looser. It implies that you have got the experience to do the same again.

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List of Important Idioms and Phrases Beginning with X,Y,Z

1. X marks the spot - सही जगह दिखाने के लिए कहना 

Meaning: Said to show the exact spot.

Use: Would you like to jump from here- X marks the spot

2. X-rated - बच्चो के लिए उनुपयोगी

Meaning: Not suitable for children

Use: This horror movie is X-rated, so they are advised not to watch this movie.

3. Yoke around someone's neck - एक प्रकार का बोझ, दबाव

Meaning: A type of burden, pressure

Use: They buy a house on installments and it becomes a yoke around the neck.

4.Yeoman's service - अच्छी सेवा 

Meaning: Very good service,

Use: Providing food to hungry is a yeoman's service.

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List of Important Idioms and Phrases Beginning with V&W

1.Vanish into the air - लुप्त होना

Meaning: To disappear

Culprit vanished into the air. Police can’t find him anywhere.

2.Virgin territory - वह क्षेत्र जिसका पता न लगाया गया हो 

Meaning: A territory that hasn’t been explored or touched

Use:There is no sign of human in Himalayas, it’s a virgin territory.

3.Volte-face - पलट जाना 

Meaning: Complete reversal of opinion and attitude.

Use:He has a complete volte-face about him, when he knew the  truth.

4.Vent the spleen - गुस्सा दिखाना 

Meaning: To express anger

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List of Important Idioms and Phrases Beginning with U

1.Under the cloud : संदेहजनक

Meaning:Suspicious

Use: In our country politician are always under the cloud.

2.Under the rose : गुप्त रूप से

Meaning:Secretly

Use:They used to meet each other under the rose.

3.Under one’s nose : एकदम सामने ही 

Meaning:Directly in-front of

Use:Terrorist fled from jail under the nose of the superintendent.

4.Under duress - दबाब में 

Meaning:Under pressure

Use:He claimed that he signed the confession under duress.

5.Underdog - किसी और की तुलना में कमजोर आदमी 

Meaning:Weak person in comparison to other

Use:He always supports the underdog people in his constituency.

6.Uncharted waters - एक ऐसी स्थिति है जो नई और ज्ञात नहीं है

Meaning:A situation that is new and not known

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List of Important Idioms and Phrases Beginning with Q & R

1.Queer fish - अजनबी

Meaning: Strange person

Use: Mohan is a queer fish for the persons in this area.

2.Quite the thing - बहुत फैशनेबल और लोकप्रिय

Meaning: Very fashionable and popular

Use: Baggy jeans have become quite the thing among teenager these days.

3.Question of time - कुछ निश्चित रूप से होगा

 Meaning: Something will surely happen

Use: The terrorist will be killed; it’s a question of time.

4.Quake in one's boots - भयभीत होना या घबरा जाना

Meaning: To be frightened or nervous

Use: The thought of climbing Mount Everest make quake in his boot.

5.Rags to riches - रंक से राजा

Meaning: Start as poor but after sometimes become rich

Use: He was homeless and went on to create the largest and most successful service company in the country. It's really a rags-to-riches story.

6.Rain cats and dogs - भारी बारिश होना

Meaning: To rain heavily

Use: It was raining cats and dogs, so all flights were cancelled

7.Red handed - अपराध करते समय पकड़े गए

Meaning: Caught while doing crime

Use: She was caught red handed when she is stealing a diamond ring.

8.Red-letter day - एक महत्वपूर्ण दिन

Meaning: An important day

Use: Monday is a red letter day for Mohan as he got his joining letter.

9.Root and branch - पूरी तरह से

Meaning: Completely

Use: They have shifted their business root and branch to India.

10.Rough time - मुश्किल या कठिन समय

Meaning: Hard or difficult time

Use: The time of illness is rough time for him

11.Run out of steam - ऊर्जा या उत्साह खोना

Meaning: Lose energy or enthusiasm

Use: After a lot of hard works he runs out of steam.

12.Running battle - लड़ाई / आर्गुमेंट जो लम्बे समय के लिए चलता ही रहे 

Meaning: An argument that continues for an extended period

Use: He is fired from the company as he has a running battle with his boss.

13.Run helter-skelter - परेशान

Meaning: Carelessly hurried; confused, disorderly

Use: Books and papers were scattered on the desk in a helter-skelter manner.

14.Red Tape - आधिकारिक नियम जो बाधा के रूप में कार्य करता है

Meaning: Official rule which acts as hurdle

Use: My application for driving license was held by red tape.

15.Rule the roost - बॉस के रूप में कार्य करें

Meaning: Acts as dominant over other, or act as boss

Use: Ram might be the boss in office, but at home, his wife rules the roost.