Quality

stand in a good stead

Meaning: to be of advantage to someone

Example: His years of experience in the spoken English field has stood him in good stead. Read on

live wire

Meaning: an energetic and volatile person

Example: John is such a live wire; he is a good source of entertainment. Read on

all that glitters is not gold

Meaning: the shining outer look of something is not a consistent sign of its real character

Example: My grandmother advised me to be careful about making new friends because all that glitters is not gold. Read on

up to the mark

Meaning: to be good enough

Example: Your exam results this term were not up to the mark. Read on

a cut above

Meaning: noticeably greater to

Example: This diamond is a cut above the rest. You will like it because you have an expensive taste. Read on

quality time

Meaning: well spent time

Example: It had been so long since we went on a vacation but this last month we decided to spend quality time with the family regardless. Read on

X Factor

Meaning: an outstanding extraordinary ability

Example: This is the right time to invest in Gold and Real Estate. It may turn out to an X-Factor. Read on

Idiom of the Day

all Greek to me

Meaning: used to convey that you cannot understand what is being said or written

Example: Don't try to explain the technicalities of how this machine works; it would be all Greek to me. Read on

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