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We don't have deep pockets
Have deep pockets, work some angle... ¨ „ÃÂÃu©ðxE ÂíÅŒh «uÂÌh-¹-ª½-º©Õ ’¹«Õ-E¢-ÍêÃ? …ŸÄ-£¾Çª½º© ŸÄyªÃ ¯äª½Õa-¹עŸÄ¢!

Omkar: I just can't see why you can't do it the way I wanted it. How long do you take to get things right?(¯äÊ-ÊÕ-¹×-Êo-{Õd’à ÊÕ„çy¢-Ÿ¿ÕÂ¹× Í䧌Õ-©ä„î ¯äʪ½l´¢ Íä²òˆ-©ä-¹-¤ò-ŌկÃo. ƒ¢Âà ‡¢ÅŒ-Âé¢ X¾œ¿Õh¢C FÂ¹× ®¾J’à Í䧌Õ{¢ Åç©Õ-®¾Õ-¹×-¯ä¢-Ÿ¿Õ¹×?)

Lakshman: Cool it. If you think of it, nobody could have done it faster or better than I.(‚„ä-¬Á-X¾-œ¿Â¹×. ®¾J’à ÊÕ«Ûy ‚©ð-*æ®h ƒ¢éÂ-«ª½Ö ¯Ã¹¢˜ä ÅŒyª½’Ã, „çÕª½Õ’Ã_ Í䧌Õ-’¹-©ä_-„Ã@ÁÙx Âê½E Fê Åç©Õ-®¾Õh¢C.)

Omkar: The earlier you finish it the better for both of us. We are strapped for cash.(ÊÕ„çy¢ÅŒ ÅŒyª½’à X¾ÜJh-Íäæ®h ƢŌ «Õ¢*C «ÕE-Ÿ¿l-JÂÌ. «ÕÊ-Ÿ¿-’¹_ª½ ÅŒT-ʢŌ œ¿¦Õs ©äŸ¿Õ.)

Lakshman: I am doing my bit. I am as mindful the money supply as you. We don't have deep pockets. That contractor who we have engaged, I am afraid, is working some angle.(¯äÊÕ Í䧌Õ-’¹-L_¢-Ÿ¿¢Åà Í䮾Õh-¯ÃoÊÕ. œ¿¦Õs ®¾ª½-X¶¾ªÃ ’¹ÕJ¢* ÊÕ„çy¢ÅŒ èÇ“’¹-ÅŒh’à ‚©ð-*-®¾Õh-¯Ão„î ¯äÊÖ Æ¢Åä ‚©ð-*-®¾Õh¯Ão. «ÕÊ¢ ¹ן¿Õ-ª½Õa-¹×Êo ‚ Ââ“šÇ-¹dêª \Ÿî Ÿ¿Õª½Õ-Ÿäl-¬Á¢Åî …¯Ãoœ¿Õ.)

Omkar: Don't get into with him. We must handle him carefully till our job is done. Leave it to me to deal with him.(„ÃœËÅî „ÃŸ¿-Ê-’ÃF, ÅŒ’¹Ö ’ÃF åX{Õd-Âî¹×. „úËg ÍÃ©Ç èÇ“’¹-ÅŒh’à ֲ͌òˆ„ÃL «ÕÊ X¾E ƪá-¤ò-§äÕ¢-ÅŒ-«-ª½Â¹Ø. ¯ÃÂí-C-©äªá „ÃœËÅî ‡©Ç «u«-£¾Ç-J¢-Íéð.)

Lakshman: OK. Bye then.(®¾êª, «²Äh ¯äÊÕ.)

Look at the following expressions from the dialogue above.
1) Cool it.
2) We are strapped for cash.
3) We don't have deep pockets.
4) The contractor... is working some angle.

1) Cool it:«Ö«â©Õ ƪ½n¢ «ÕÊ¢Ÿ¿JÂÌ ÅçL-®Ï¢Ÿä ¹ŸÄ, Ÿä¯çjo¯Ã ÍŒ©x-¦-ª½-ÍŒ-«ÕE. ÂÃF ¨ ®¾¢¦µÇ-†¾-º©ð Dʪ½n¢ „䪽Õ. ‚„ä-¬Á-X¾-œ¿Â¹×/ …“Ÿä-¹-X¾-œ¿Â¹× ÆE ‡«-ªîh-¯çj¯Ã ÍçX¾p{¢. ƒC ÂíÅŒh’à „Ãœ¿Õ-¹-©ðÂË «*aÊ Expression.

ƪ½n¢: ‚„ä-¬Á-X¾-œ¿Â¹×/ …“Ÿä-¹-X¾-œ¿Â¹×/ ÂîX¾p-œ¿Â¹×/ ¬Ç¢ÅŒ-X¾œ¿Õ, ÆE ‡«-J-éÂj¯Ã ÍçæXp¢-Ÿ¿ÕÂ¹× „ÃœÄh¢. ƒŸä ƪ½n¢Åî ƒ¢Âî ÂíÅŒh expression, chill out.

a) Sumithra: So these are your marks. I wonder why I am wasting so much money sending you to school.(ƒ«-Êo-«Ö{ F «Öª½Õˆ©Õ. Æ®¾©Õ E¯ço¢-Ÿ¿ÕÂ¹× ÍŒC-N-®¾Õh-¯Ão¯Ã ÆE ÆÊÕ-¹ע-{Õ¯Ão.)

Koushik: Cool it, mom/ chill it mom. You'll (you will) see that next time I will be scoring much better.(ÂîX¾p-œ¿-¹«Öt, «Íäa-²ÄJ ¯ä¯çEo «Öª½Õˆ©Õ ÅçÍŒÕa-¹ע-šÇ¯î ÊÕ„äy ͌֜¿Õ.)

b) Phani: How long do you want me to wait? When am I getting back my money?(ƒ¢Âà ‡¢ÅŒ-Âé¢ ÊÊÕo ÂÃÍŒÕ-Âî-«Õ¢-šÇ«Û? ‡X¾Ûpœ¿Õ ¯Ã ¦ÇÂÌ Bª½Õ-²Äh«Û?)

Kasyap: Cool it, pal. The day after tomorrow you will have got your money.(‚„ä-¬Á-X¾-œ¿Â¹× NÕ“ÅŒ«Ö. ‡©Õx¢-œËÂË F œ¿¦Õs FÂ¹× ÍäJ-…¢-{Õ¢C.)

‡«-éªj¯Ã ‚„ä¬Á¢/ ÂîX¾¢©ð …¢˜ä ƯíÍŒÕa, Cool it/ Chill it -- ‚„ä¬ÁX¾œ¿Â¹×/ ÂîX¾p-œ¿Â¹× ÆE ÍçæXp¢-Ÿ¿Õ¹×. (Calm down ÆE Æ¢{Ö¢šÇ¢ ¹ŸÄ, ‚ ƪ½n¢Åî.)

2) Be strapped for cash = be short of cash/ having little/ not enough money =ÅŒT-ʢŌ œ¿¦Õs ©ä¹-¤ò{¢/ “Ÿ¿«u-©ð{Õ.

a) Anand: Why doesn't he buy a car? He still goes an a two wheeler.(‡¢Ÿ¿ÕÂ¹× Âê½Õ ÂíÊ-œ¿-ÅŒÊÕ. ƒ¢Âà CyÍŒ“¹ „ã¾Ç-¯Ã¯äo „ÃœÄh-œä¢šË?).

Asif: He has invested all his money and is strapped for cash.(ÅŒÊ œ¿¦s¢Åà åX{Õd-¦œË åXšÇd-œ¿-ÅŒÊÕ, ÆÅŒE Ÿ¿’¹_ª½ œ¿¦Õs (Ê’¹Ÿ¿Õ) Âíª½-ÅŒ’à …¢C.)

b) Bhaskar: The AP Govt is strapped for money now and finds it difficult, if not impossible to keep its promise of writing off farmers' loans.(ƒX¾Ûpœ¿Õ ‚¢. “X¾. “X¾¦µ¼ÕÅŒy¢ Ÿ¿’¹_ª½ ÍÃL-ʢŌ œ¿¦Õs-©äŸ¿Õ. Æ¢Ÿ¿Õ-«©x éªjÅŒÕ ª½Õº-«ÖX¶Ô Í䧌Õ{¢ Ʋğµ¿u¢ Âù-¤ò-ªá¯Ã, ÍÃ©Ç Â¹†¾d¢’à …¢C.)

Divakar: So are most other state govts. If AP govt is able to do it, they will ask for RBI assistance.(ÍÃ©Ç ƒÅŒª½ ªÃ†¾Z-“X¾¦µ¼ÕÅÃy© X¾J-®ÏnA ÆŸä. \XÔ “X¾¦µ¼ÕÅŒy¢ ÆC Í䧌Õ-’¹-L_Åä ‚ ªÃ³ÄZ©Ö ‚ªý-H‰ ²Ä§ŒÕ¢ Â¢ ֲ͌Ähªá.)

3) have deep pockets: ƒD ¨ «ÕŸµ¿u „Ãœ¿Õ-¹-©ðÂË «®¾ÕhÊo expression = have a lot of money (œ¿¦Õs ¦Ç’à …¢œ¿{¢.)

a) Hanuman: Why don't you buy a house?(ƒ©Õx ‡¢Ÿ¿ÕÂ¹× ÂíÊ-¹Ø-œ¿Ÿ¿Õ ÊÕ«Ûy?)

Sampath: My name may be Sampath but I don't have deep pockets.(æXª½ÕÂ¹× ¯äÊÕ ®¾¢X¾-Åý¯ä ÂÃF ¯ÃN Æœ¿Õ-’¹Õ-©äE èä¦Õ©Õ ÂëÛ, œ¿¦Õs¢-œä¢-Ÿ¿Õ¹×.)

b) Anoop: (Do) You own the place you live in? (ÊÕ«ÛyÊo ƒ©Õx F ²ñ¢ÅŒ„äÕ¯Ã?)

Arjun: Me, owning such a big house? Do you think I have deep pockets? On the contrary, I am in deep waters.(¯ä¯Ã? Æ{Õ-«¢šË ²ñ¢ÅŒ ƒ©Õx¢-œ¿-{«Ö? ¯ÃêÂ-«Õ¯Ão ¦ïÍçaœ¿Õ œ¿¦Õs¢-Ÿ¿-ÊÕ-¹ע-{Õ-¯Ão„Ã? ŸÄEÂË «uA-êªÂ¹¢. ¯äE-X¾Ûœ¿Õ ƒ¦s¢-Ÿ¿Õ©ðx …¯Ão.)

(In deep waters =ƒ¦s¢-Ÿ¿Õ©ðx …¢œ¿{¢.)

4) Work some angle: ƒC ÍÃ©Ç modern expression = scheme something = \Ÿî ¹ד{ X¾Êo{¢/ Ÿ¿Õª½Õ-Ÿäl-¬Á¢Åî …¢œ¿{¢.

a) Tharak: Why isn't (is not) Gurunath sharing his ideas with us? I see a change in him.(’¹ÕªÃoŸ±þ ÅŒÊ ÆGµ-“¤Ä-§ŒÖ-©ÊÕ «ÕÊÅî ÍçX¾p{¢ ©äŸä¢. ÆÅŒ-E©ð \Ÿî «Öª½Õp ’¹«Õ-E-®¾Õh¯Ão ¯äÊÕ.)

Prabhat: So do I. He is not as plain with us, as he used to be. I'm (I am) afraid he is working some angle.(¯äÊÕ Â¹ØœÄ ÆŸä ÆÊÕ-¹ע-{Õ¯Ão? ƒ¢ÅŒÂ¹× …¢Ÿ¿Õ-Êo¢ÅŒ ¤Äª½-Ÿ¿-ª½z-¹¢’à …¢œ¿-{¢-©äŸ¿Õ «ÕÊÅî ÆÅŒÊÕ. ÆÅŒ-¯äŸî Ÿ¿Õª½Õ-Ÿäl-¬Á¢Åî …¯Ão-œ¿E ¯Ã ÆÊÕ-«ÖÊ¢.)

b) Hridaya: Have you seen Puja of late? She has been keeping aloof from us for some time now. What might be the reason?(¨ «ÕŸµ¿u X¾Ü•ÊÕ ÍŒÖ¬Ç„Ã? «ÕÊÅî Âí¢ÅŒ-ÂÃ-©¢’à Ÿ¿Öª½¢’à …¢šð¢C. \«Õ-«ÍŒÕa Â꽺¢?)

Sujana: She has moved closer to Swapna. And we know Swapna always likes to have the upper and in everything. She doesn't (does not) like us. I think together they are working an angle to put us in trouble.(®¾yX¾oÂ¹× ÅŒÊÕ Ÿ¿’¹_-ª½-ªá¢-D-«ÕŸµ¿u. «ÕÊÂ¹× Åç©Õ®¾Õ ’¹ŸÄ ®¾yX¾o ‡X¾Ûpœ¿Ö “X¾A N†¾-§ŒÕ¢©ð Ōʟä åXjÍä-ªá’à …¢œÄ-©E ÆÊÕ-¹ע-{Õ¢C. «ÕÊ¢ Æ¢˜ä ƒ†¾d¢ ©äŸ¿Õ Ōʹ×. „ÃRx-Ÿ¿lª½Ö «ÕÊÂ¹× «uA-êª-¹¢’à \Ÿî ¹ד{ X¾ÊÕo-ÅŒÕ-¯Ão-ª½-ÊÕ-¹עšÇ.)

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