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  1. 1. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comআ঩নায ই−ফুক ফা pdf রযডারযয Menu Bar এয View অ঩঱নরি তে রিক করয Auto /Automatically Scroll অ঩঱নরি র঳ররক্টকরুন (অথফা ঳যা঳রয তমরে  Ctrl + Shift + H )। এফায ↑ up Arrow ফা ↓ down Arrow তে রিক করয আ঩নায ঩ড়ায ঳ুরফধাঅনু঳ারয স্ক্রর স্পীড রিক করয রনন।ABC :(প্রাথরভক জ্ঞান ) You have no ABC in English.A bed of roses (পু র ঱মযা) Life is not a bed of roses.At finger’s end: (নখদ঩পরন) The matter is at my finger’s end.As if: (তমন)She talked as if she is a doctor.At all: (আরদৌ) He does not go to school at all.At home(দক্ষ)You are at home in English.At least: (কভ঩রক্ষ)He is at least a graduate.At one’s wit’s end: (঴েফুরি) I was at my wit’s end then.A jaundiced eye: (রফরেল বযা ত াখ) He is a jaundiced eyed man.A jail bird: (তের ঘুঘু)He is a jail bird.All in all: (঳রফপ ঳ফপা) He is all in all in the office.All on/of a sudden: (঴িাৎ) He came in the all on a sudden.A bed of thorn: (কন্টকাকীর্প) Human life is a bed thorns.Above all: (অরধকন্তু)Above all he is an honest man.After all: (তভারিয উ঩য) After all he is a good man.All along: (঳ফ ঳ভয়)All along I stayed there.At daggers drawn: (বীলর্ ঱ত্রুো) The two brothers are at dagger’s drawn now.A black sheep: (঩াররয তগাদা) Robi is a black sheep in the society.According to: (অনু঳ারয) Do according to your duty.A fish out of water: (প্ররেকূ র অফস্থা) Now I feel me a fish out of water.
  2. 2. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comA fool’s paradise: (তফাকায স্বগপ) One should not live in a fool’s paradise.A far cry: (঩াথপকয) There is a far cry between you and Matin.A gala day: (আনরেয রদন) 16THDecember is a gala day for us.At stake: (রফ঩ন্ন)His life is at stake now.At sixes and sevens: (এররারভররা)The room is at sixes and sevens now.At large: (স্বাধীন)The birds fly at large in the sky.At last: (অফর঱রল)At last they reached to the station.A man of letters: (঩রিে ফযরি) He is a man of letters.At a glance: (ত ারখয রনরভরল)I looked at the tree at a glance.At the top of: (঳রফপাচ্চ স্বরয)He shouted at the top of his voice.At random: (উরে঱য঴ীন) Buses ply at random.At the eleventh hour: (ত঱ল ভু঴ূরেপ)He met me at the eleventh hour.All the same: (একই কথা)It is all the same to me whether he comes or mot.Apple of discord: (রফফারদয রফলয়) The land is the apple of discord among the villagers.As to: (ভে) I told him everything as to the boy.As well as: (আযও) He as well as his brother has committed the crime.As soon as: (মে ঱ীঘ্রই) Please reply to me as soon as you can.As regards: (঳ম্পরকপ) As regards her I know nothing.At a dead lock: (অ রফস্থা)At present the factory is at a dead lock.At long last: (অফর঱রল) long last he returned to his native village.A man of word: (এক কথায তরাক )Noor Alam is a man of word.A man of parts: (঩রিে ফযরি) Sher-E-Bangla was a man of parts.A means of: (ভাধযভ) Rice is not only means of food in our country.A narrow escape: (঳াভারনযয তথরক যক্ষা ঩াওয়া) We had a narrow escape from an imminent accident.A rainy day: (দুরমপারগয রদন)Now he passes a rainy day.A slow coach: (অর঳ ফযরি)Adam Ali is a slow coach.A square meal: (বযর঩রি আ঴ায)The poor can not afford a square meal daily.All over: (঳ফপত্র)His fame spread all over.Apart from: (এছাড়া)Apart from this book I have another ..Apple of one’s eye: (ত ারখয ভরর্)Being only son Javed is the apple of his mother.Aware of: (অফগে)I am aware of water pollution.
  3. 3. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comAll but: (প্রায়)He spent money random and now he is all but empty.Acid test: (অরি ঩যীক্ষা) To sacrifice life for one’s country is an acid test.Again and again: (ফায ফায) Try again and again to pass in the examination.All at once: (঴িাৎ)All at once he entered my room.An irony of fate: (বারগযয রনভপভ ঩রয঴া঳) It was an irony of fate that Nowab Sirajuddaula was defeated inthe Palashy.Above one’s means: (঳াভরথপযয অরেরযি)We should not spend money above our means.A white lie: (ডা঴া রভথযা)What he said was a white lie.A white elephant: (অরে঱য় ফযয়ফহুর) The new project has become a white elephant.An open question: (ফ঴ূর আররার ে) Dowry has become an open question in our country.Apart from: (এছাড়াও) Apart from this book I have another.All the while: (঳াযাক্ষর্) He reads all the while.All the better: (বার ঴য় মরদ) All the better if you do not come.As it were: (তমন) the sun shines as it were a golden plate.As usual: (঳াধাযর্ে:) He comes at 10 a.m. as usual.As a whole: (তভারিয উ঩য)As whole he is a good man.As a rule: (অবযা঳গে)বারফ) As a rule he goes to bed at 10 p.m.As ill luck would have it: (মরদ এভন ঴রো) As ill luck would have it he failed in the examination.As a matter of fact: (ফাস্তরফ)As a matter of act he did not commit the crime.As a result of: (পরর)He could not pass in the examination as a result of his illness.As well: (ও)You may as well come with me.As such: (এভন) He was poor and such his relatives did not help him.As for: (রফলরয়)As for myself, I cannot agree with you.As long as: (মেক্ষর্)Please wait as long as I return.As good as: (ভে) This is as good as new.As though: (তমন)He talks as though he is a fool.As yet: (এখরনা) The result has not published as yet.At a stone’s through: (রনকরি)My college is at a stone’s through from my house.At one’s back and call: (আজ্ঞাফ঴)Maria is at back and call of all the members of the family.At boiling point: ( যভ তভোরে) The teacher is at the boiling point now.At a loss: (঴েফুরি)Seeing the tiger he turned at a loss.At any cost: (তমরকান ভূররয) I shall do it at any cost.
  4. 4. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comverb + adverb or verb + preposition.ask someone out invite on a date Brian asked Judy out to dinner and a movie.ask around ask many people thesame questionI asked around but nobody has seen mywallet.add up to something equal Your purchases add up to $205.32.back something up reverse Youll have to back up your car so that I canget out.back someone up support My wife backed me up over my decision toquit my job.blow up explode The racing car blew up after it crashed intothe fence.blow something up add air We have to blow 50 balloons up for the party.break down stop functioning(vehicle, machine)Our car broke down at the side of thehighway in the snowstorm.break down get upset The woman broke down when the police toldher that her son had died.break somethingdowndivide into smallerpartsOur teacher broke the final project down intothree separate parts.break in force entry to abuildingSomebody broke in last night and stole ourstereo.
  5. 5. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.combreak into something enter forcibly The firemen had to break into the room torescue the children.break something in wear something a fewtimes so that it doesntlook/feel newI need to break these shoes in before we runnext week.break in interrupt The TV station broke in to report the news ofthe presidents death.break up end a relationship My boyfriend and I broke up before I movedto America.break up start laughing(informal)The kids just broke up as soon as the clownstarted talking.break out escape The prisoners broke out of jail when theguards werent looking.break out insomethingdevelop a skinconditionI broke out in a rash after our camping trip.bring someone down make unhappy This sad music is bringing me down.bring someone up raise a child My grandparents brought me up after myparents died.bring something up start talking about asubjectMy mother walks out of the room when myfather brings up sports.bring something up vomit He drank so much that he brought his dinnerup in the toilet.call around phone many differentplaces/peopleWe called around but we werent able to findthe car part we needed.call someone back return a phone call I called the company back but the officeswere closed for the weekend.call something off cancel Jason called the wedding off because hewasnt in love with his fiancé.call on someone ask for an answer oropinionThe professor called on me for question 1.call on someone visit someone We called on you last night but you werenthome.call someone up phone Give me your phone number and I will callyou up when we are in town.calm down relax after being angry You are still mad. You need to calm downbefore you drive the car.not care forsomeone/somethingnot like (formal) I dont care for his behaviour.catch up get to the same pointas someone elseYoull have to run faster than that if you wantto catch up with Marty.
  6. 6. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comcheck in arrive and register at ahotel or airportWe will get the hotel keys when we check in.check out leave a hotel You have to check out of the hotel before11:00 AM.checksomeone/somethingoutlook at carefully,investigateThe company checks out all new employees.check outsomeone/somethinglook at (informal) Check out the crazy hair on that guy!cheer up become happier She cheered up when she heard the goodnews.cheer someone up make happier I brought you some flowers to cheer you up.chip in help If everyone chips in we can get the kitchenpainted by noon.clean something up tidy, clean Please clean up your bedroom before you gooutside.come acrosssomethingfind unexpectedly I came across these old photos when I wastidying the closet.come apart separate The top and bottom come apart if you pullhard enough.come down withsomethingbecome sick My nephew came down with chicken pox thisweekend.come forward volunteer for a task orto give evidenceThe woman came forward with herhusbands finger prints.come fromsomewhereoriginate in The art of origami comes from Asia.count onsomeone/somethingrely on I am counting on you to make dinner while Iam out.cross something out draw a line through Please cross out your old address and writeyour new one.cut back on something consume less My doctor wants me to cut back on sweetsand fatty foods.cut something down make something fall tothe groundWe had to cut the old tree in our yard downafter the storm.cut in interrupt Your father cut in while I was dancing withyour uncle.cut in pull in too closely infront of anothervehicleThe bus driver got angry when that car cut in.cut in start operating (of an The air conditioner cuts in when the
  7. 7. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comengine or electricaldevice)temperature gets to 22°C.cut something off remove withsomething sharpThe doctors cut off his leg because it wasseverely injured.cut something off stop providing The phone company cut off our phonebecause we didnt pay the bill.cut someone off take out of a will My grandparents cut my father off when heremarried.cut something out remove part ofsomething (usuallywith scissors andpaper)I cut this ad out of the newspaper.do someone/somethingoverbeat up, ransack (Br.E.,informal)Hes lucky to be alive. His shop was done overby a street gang.do something over do again (N.Amer.) My teacher wants me to do my essay overbecause she doesnt like my topic.do away withsomethingdiscard Its time to do away with all of these old taxrecords.do something up fasten, close Do your coat up before you go outside. Itssnowing!dress up wear nice clothing Its a fancy restaurant so we have to dress up.drop back move back in aposition/groupAndrea dropped back to third place when shefell off her bike.drop in/by/over come without anappointmentI might drop in/by/over for tea sometimethis week.dropsomeone/something offtakesomeone/somethingsomewhere and leavethem/it thereI have to drop my sister off at work before Icome over.drop out quit a class, school etc I dropped out of Science because it was toodifficult.eat out eat at a restaurant I dont feel like cooking tonight. Lets eat out.end up eventuallyreach/do/decideWe ended up renting a movie instead of goingto the theatre.fall apart break into pieces My new dress fell apart in the washingmachine.fall down fall to the ground The picture that you hung up last night felldown this morning.fall out separate from aninteriorThe money must have fallen out of my pocket.
  8. 8. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comfall out (of hair, teeth) becomeloose and unattachedHis hair started to fall out when he was only35.figure something out understand, find theanswerI need to figure out how to fit the piano andthe bookshelf in this room.fill something in to write information inblanks (Br.E.)Please fill in the form with your name,address, and phone number.fill something out to write information inblanks (N.Amer.)The form must be filled out in capital letters.fill something up fill to the top I always fill the water jug up when it is empty.find out discover We dont know where he lives. How can wefind out?find something out discover We tried to keep the time of the party a secret,but Samantha found it out.get somethingacross/overcommunicate, makeunderstandableI tried to get my point across/over to thejudge but she wouldnt listen.get along/on like each other I was surprised how well my new girlfriendand my sister got along/on.get around have mobility My grandfather can get around fine in hisnew wheelchair.get away go on a vacation We worked so hard this year that we had toget away for a week.get away withsomethingdo without beingnoticed or punishedJason always gets away with cheating in hismaths tests.get back return We got back from our vacation last week.get something back receive something youhad beforeLiz finally got her Science notes back from myroom-mate.get back at someone retaliate, take revenge My sister got back at me for stealing hershoes. She stole my favourite hat.get back intosomethingbecome interested insomething againI finally got back into my novel and finishedit.get on something step onto a vehicle Were going to freeze out here if you dont letus get on the bus.get over something recover from anillness, loss, difficultyI just got over the flu and now my sister has it.get over something overcome a problem The company will have to close if it cant getover the new regulations.get round tosomethingfinally find time to do(N.Amer.: get aroundto something)I dont know when I am going to get round towriting the thank you cards.get together meet (usually for Lets get together for a BBQ this weekend.
  9. 9. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comsocial reasons)get up get out of bed I got up early today to study for my exam.get up stand You should get up and give the elderly manyour seat.give someone away reveal hiddeninformation aboutsomeoneHis wife gave him away to the police.give someone away take the bride to thealtarMy father gave me away at my wedding.give something away ruin a secret My little sister gave the surprise party awayby accident.give something away give something tosomeone for freeThe library was giving away old books onFriday.give something back return a borroweditemI have to give these skates back to Franzbefore his hockey game.give in reluctantly stopfighting or arguingMy boyfriend didnt want to go to the ballet,but he finally gave in.give something out give to many people(usually at no cost)They were giving out free perfume samples atthe department store.give something up quit a habit I am giving up smoking as of January 1st.give up stop trying My maths homework was too difficult so Igave up.go after someone follow someone My brother tried to go after the thief in hiscar.go after something try to achievesomethingI went after my dream and now I am apublished writer.go against someone compete, oppose We are going against the best soccer team inthe city tonight.go ahead start, proceed Please go ahead and eat before the food getscold.go back return to a place I have to go back home and get my lunch.go out leave home to go on asocial eventWere going out for dinner tonight.go out with someone date Jesse has been going out with Luke since theymet last winter.go over something review Please go over your answers before yousubmit your test.go over visit someone nearby I havent seen Tina for a long time. I think Illgo over for an hour or two.go without something suffer lack or When I was young, we went without winter
  10. 10. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comdeprivation boots.grow apart stop being friends overtimeMy best friend and I grew apart after shechanged schools.grow back regrow My roses grew back this summer.grow up become an adult When Jack grows up he wants to be a fireman.grow out of something get too big for Elizabeth needs a new pair of shoes becauseshe has grown out of her old ones.grow into something grow big enough to fit This bike is too big for him now, but he shouldgrow into it by next year.hand something down give something used tosomeone elseI handed my old comic books down to mylittle cousin.hand something in submit I have to hand in my essay by Friday.hand something out to distribute to agroup of peopleWe will hand out the invitations at the door.hand something over give (usuallyunwillingly)The police asked the man to hand over hiswallet and his weapons.hang in stay positive (N.Amer.,informal)Hang in there. Im sure youll find a job verysoon.hang on wait a short time(informal)Hang on while I grab my coat and shoes!hang out spend time relaxing(informal)Instead of going to the party we are just goingto hang out at my place.hang up end a phone call He didnt say goodbye before he hung up.holdsomeone/somethingbackprevent fromdoing/goingI had to hold my dog back because there wasa cat in the park.hold something back hide an emotion Jamie held back his tears at his grandfathersfuneral.hold on wait a short time Please hold on while I transfer you to theSales Department.hold ontosomeone/somethinghold firmly using yourhands or armsHold onto your hat because its very windyoutside.holdsomeone/somethinguprob A man in a black mask held the bank up thismorning.keep on doingsomethingcontinue doing Keep on stirring until the liquid comes to aboil.keep something fromsomeonenot tell We kept our relationship from our parentsfor two years.keepsomeone/somethingstop from entering Try to keep the wet dog out of the livingroom.
  11. 11. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comoutkeep something up continue at the samerateIf you keep those results up you will get into agreat college.let someone down fail to support or help,disappointI need you to be on time. Dont let me downthis time.let someone in allow to enter Can you let the cat in before you go to school?look aftersomeone/somethingtake care of I have to look after my sick grandmother.look down onsomeonethink less of, considerinferiorEver since we stole that chocolate bar yourdad has looked down on me.look forsomeone/somethingtry to find Im looking for a red dress for the wedding.look forward tosomethingbe excited about thefutureIm looking forward to the Christmas break.look into something investigate We are going to look into the price ofsnowboards today.look out be careful, vigilant,and take noticeLook out! That cars going to hit you!look out forsomeone/somethingbe especially vigilantforDont forget to look out for snakes on thehiking trail.look something over check, examine Can you look over my essay for spellingmistakes?look something up search and findinformation in areference book ordatabaseWe can look her phone number up on theInternet.look up to someone have a lot of respectforMy little sister has always looked up to me.make something up invent, lie aboutsomethingJosie made up a story about why we werelate.make up forgive each other We were angry last night, but we made up atbreakfast.make someone up apply cosmetics to My sisters made me up for my graduationparty.mix something up confuse two or morethingsI mixed up the twins names again!pass away die His uncle passed away last night after a longillness.pass out faint It was so hot in the church that an elderly ladypassed out.
  12. 12. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.compass something out give the same thing tomany peopleThe professor passed the textbooks outbefore class.pass something up decline (usuallysomething good)I passed up the job because I am afraid ofchange.pay someone back return owed money Thanks for buying my ticket. Ill pay you backon Friday.pay for something be punished for doingsomething badThat bully will pay for being mean to my littlebrother.pick something out choose I picked out three sweaters for you to try on.pointsomeone/somethingoutindicate with yourfingerIll point my boyfriend out when he runs by.put something down put what you areholding on a surface orfloorYou can put the groceries down on thekitchen counter.put someone down insult, make someonefeel stupidThe students put the substitute teacher downbecause his pants were too short.put something off postpone We are putting off our trip until Januarybecause of the hurricane.put something out extinguish The neighbours put the fire out before thefiremen arrived.put somethingtogetherassemble I have to put the crib together before thebaby arrives.put up withsomeone/somethingtolerate I dont think I can put up with three smallchildren in the car.put something on putclothing/accessorieson your bodyDont forget to put on your new earrings forthe party.run intosomeone/somethingmeet unexpectedly I ran into an old school-friend at the mall.run oversomeone/somethingdrive a vehicle over aperson or thingI accidentally ran over your bicycle in thedriveway.run over/throughsomethingrehearse, review Lets run over/through these lines one moretime before the show.run away leave unexpectedly,escapeThe child ran away from home and has beenmissing for three days.run out have none left We ran out of shampoo so I had to wash myhair with soap.send something back return (usually bymail)My letter got sent back to me because I usedthe wrong stamp.
  13. 13. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comset something up arrange, organize Our boss set a meeting up with the presidentof the company.set someone up trick, trap The police set up the car thief by using ahidden camera.shop around compare prices I want to shop around a little before I decideon these boots.show off act extra special forpeople watching(usually boastfully)He always shows off on his skateboardsleep over stay somewhere forthe night (informal)You should sleep over tonight if the weatheris too bad to drive home.sort something out organize, resolve aproblemWe need to sort the bills out before the first ofthe month.stick to something continue doingsomething, limityourself to oneparticular thingYou will lose weight if you stick to the diet.switch something off stop the energy flow,turn offThe lights too bright. Could you switch it off.switch something on start the energy flow,turn onWe heard the news as soon as we switchedon the car radio.take after someone resemble a familymemberI take after my mother. We are bothimpatient.take something apart purposely break intopiecesHe took the car brakes apart and found theproblem.take something back return an item I have to take our new TV back because itdoesnt work.take off start to fly My plane takes off in five minutes.take something off remove something(usually clothing)Take off your socks and shoes and come inthe lake!take something out remove from a placeor thingCan you take the garbage out to the street forme?take someone out pay for someone to gosomewhere with youMy grandparents took us out for dinner and amovie.tear something up rip into pieces I tore up my ex-boyfriends letters and gavethem back to him.think back remember (often + to,sometimes + on)When I think back on my youth, I wish I hadstudied harder.think something over consider Ill have to think this job offer over before Imake my final decision.
  14. 14. Want more Updates  http://facebook.com/tanbir.ebooksfacebook /gmail/skype: - http://tanbircox.blogspot.comthrow somethingawaydispose of We threw our old furniture away when wewon the lottery.turn something down decrease the volumeor strength (heat, lightetc)Please turn the TV down while the guests arehere.turn something down refuse I turned the job down because I dont want tomove.turn something off stop the energy flow,switch offYour mother wants you to turn the TV off andcome for dinner.turn something on start the energy,switch onIts too dark in here. Lets turn some lights on.turn something up increase the volume orstrength (heat, lightetc)Can you turn the music up? This is myfavourite song.turn up appear suddenly Our cat turned up after we put posters up allover the neighbourhood.try something on sample clothing Im going to try these jeans on, but I dontthink they will fit.try something out test I am going to try this new brand of detergentout.use something up finish the supply The kids used all of the toothpaste up so weneed to buy some more.wake up stop sleeping We have to wake up early for work onMonday.warmsomeone/something upincrease thetemperatureYou can warm your feet up in front of thefireplace.warm up prepare body forexerciseI always warm up by doing sit-ups before I gofor a run.wear off fade away Most of my make-up wore off before I got tothe party.work out exercise I work out at the gym three times a week.work out be successful Our plan worked out fine.work something out make a calculation We have to work out the total cost before webuy the house.Br.E.: British English; N.Amer.: North American
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