here are 10 ways to talk about price in English with Urdu translation, in this lesson we will also talk about idioms for expensive things and idioms about price
- It cost a fortune.
yeh bohat ziyda mehangi hai
Everything on the menu costs a fortune. Let’s go somewhere else
menu mein tamam cheazien bohat ziyda mehangi hai chalo kahi aur chaltey hai
idioms about price
Short Story Girl on a Motorcycle By John Escott
yeh bohat mehangi hai
I would love to buy a ferrari but It costs an arm and a leg.
majhey ferrari kareedna pasand karo ga lekin woh bohat mehangi hai
- That’s a rip-off.
(= overpriced; far more expensive than it should be)
zarrort sey ziyda mehangi
itni mehangi honi nehi chhaye jitni mehangi hai
rs5000 for that shirt? – That’s a complete rip-off.
5000 es shirt k liye yeh toh had sey ziyda mehangi hai
I can’t afford it.
(= I don’t have enough money to buy it)
mere pass itney paisey nehi ka yeh kareed sako
that is a wonderful car but i can’t afford it
yeh bohat hi shandar car hai lekin main esey nehi kareed sakta
idioms for expensive things
- That’s a bit pricey.
thori bohat mehangi
thori si mehangi
It’s a bit pricey but the food is wonderful.
khanaa mazadar hai lekin thora sa mehanga hai
check this out
- That’s quite reasonable.
(= it’s a good price)
paisey theak hai
rs 800 for that shirt? – That’s quite reasonable..
800 rupe us shirt k liye bilkul theak hai ya munasib hai
It’s 20% off.
(= there’s a 20% discount)
bata shops are 50% off
bata ka jhotey 50 feesad discound per
That’s a good deal.
That’s a good idea
(= a good value for the amount of money)
achey paisey na ziyda mehaga na ziyda sasta
That’s a good deal to buy this car
es car ko achey daamo mein kareed rahe ho
That’s a good idea to buy this car
acha fasla es car ko kareedney ka
It was a real bargain.
qeemat kam hona mamol ka mutabik
we got tickets to the show at half price a real bargain.
humhey show k ticks aadey paiso mein mile yeh waqie bachat hai
It was dirt cheap.
(= extremely inexpensive)
they sell like dirt cheap
woh humesha cheazein sasti bhechtey hai