End in smoke
All his efforts ended in smoke for want of money
Every inch (completely)
He is very inch a fool.
To be every inch
He is every inch a gentleman
For the sake of:
He suffered for the sake of his friend.
Few and far between- rare
The politicians visits to their areas after the elections are few and far between.
Both the friends fell out with each other for nothing.
To fall flat
My advice fell flat on the students.
To fall upon
Our brave soldiers fell upon their enemies
To fall through
All his schemes fell through for lack of funds.
He intends to leave Karachi for Lahore for good.
1) Most of the students enjoy French leave these days.
2) He is on French leave.
Fond of – To have interest
I am fond of reading.