Home >> English Vocabulary >> Beyond one's control

Beyond one's control

English Vocabulary tips & definition with Gymglish.
Improve your English and try our online English lessons for free.


(This malfunction was) beyond my control: (This malfunction was) not something I had power over, outside my influence
I'm sorry, the hiring of staff is beyond my control because I am just the janitor.

beyond: after, over, past; exceeding, surpassing
Susie's performance is beyond Bruno's expectations, so he has decided to promote her.

Going further...

Still having difficulties with 'Beyond one's control' Test our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment!

Do you have smart way of remembering this rule? A tip to avoid making a mistake on 'Beyond one's control'?
Share it with us!