to shed blood with just one injection
to get to the exact point
The teacher's criticism was getting to the exact point and he suddenly realized his mistake.
to hit the bull's eye
drive the nail right on the head
hit the nail on the head
- He has hit the nail on the head
- You hit the nail on the head about him: he is a con artist.
- To hit the nail on the head
- He hit the nail on the head when he mentioned that the company was actually facing the danger of bankruptcy.
- an inquisitor's mordant questioning.
- It is written in a detached, precise style.
- The sting of a reproach is the truth of it.
- What you say is marked with your usual acuteness and good sense
- His criticism on my mistakes is dead on the target.
- He sharply pointed out the shortcomings in the work.