Идиомы и фразеологизмы английского со словом fall. Страница шесть

Фразеологизмы со словом fall. Страница шесть

wide of the mark
fall wide of the mark
Far from the target or the thing aimed at.
Что-то за пределами ожиданий, далеко от назначеной цели.
James threw a stone at the cat but it went wide of the mark.
The price offered was wide of the mark - it was sold for ten times more!
Предложенная цена была далека от действительности – продали в десять раз дороже!
Far from the truth; incorrect.
You were wide of the mark when you said I did it, because Bill did it.
An unexpected gift or gain of sizeable proportion.
The unexpected retroactive pay raise was a most welcome windfall.