Idioms

1.Shoot Off One’s Mouth Jim doesn’t play tennis very much, but he’s always shooting off his mouthabout how good he is. Yet he’s fooling nobody. Jim is somewhat of a braggart and everyone knows that he gives opinions without knowing all the facts and talks as if he knew everything about the game.   2.Jump Down Someone’s…

IAS Batch Schedule of lectures Saturday 19-JANUARY -2019

IAS Batch Schedule of lectures Saturday 19-JANUARY -2019 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM – Newspaper Reading 10 AM to 12 PM – Polity 12:00 AM to 2:30 PM – G.K. and Current Affairs 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM – Lunch Break 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM –Science 4:00 – 5:00 – English For Daily GK…

IAS Batch Schedule of lectures Friday 18-JANUARY -2019

IAS Batch Schedule of lectures Friday 18-JANUARY -2019 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM – Newspaper Reading 10 AM to 12 PM – Polity 12:00 AM to 2:30 PM – G.K. and Current Affairs 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM – Lunch Break 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM –Science 4:30PM– 6:00PM – English   For Daily GK…

Word of the day- back to the drawing board

Back To The Drawing Board Meaning – To begin again; to repeat a process, often after a major setback. Example – 1) Professor Hoopeldinger had to go back to the drawing board after his experiment blew up. 2) Our sales plan isn’t working, so I guess it’s back to the drawing board ! Etymology – If the initial design for a…

IAS Batch Schedule of lectures Thursday 17-JANUARY -2019

IAS Batch Schedule of lectures Thursday 17-JANUARY -2019 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM – Newspaper Reading 10 AM to 12 PM – Polity 12:00 AM to 2:30 PM – G.K. and Current Affairs 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM – Lunch Break 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM –Science 4:00 – 5:30 – English For Daily GK…

Current Affairs for IAS PCS HCS : 10 January 2019

Current Affairs : 10 January 2019 Paper 1: Topics covered: Women related issues.   Web- Wonder Women Campaign   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Features and significance of the campaign.   Context: The Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India has launched an online campaign Web- Wonder Women to discover and celebrate the…

Current Affairs for IAS PCS HCS : 09 January 2019

Current Affairs : 09 January 2019 Paper 2: Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections. Role of civil services in a democracy.   Indian Forest and…

Word of The Day – Airhead

Word of The Day – Airhead Definition – Someone who isn’t very smart; a stupid person Example –  1) Susan and Jim are such airheads — they love sports but they are failing all of their classes at school ! 2) I wouldn’t ask Alaine for the answer — she’s an airhead ! Etymology – If your head is filled…