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  1. > The number of boys are 50.
    > The number of boys is 50.

    > The quality of the mangoes is good.

    Verb must agree with its subject according to its person number and tense.
  2. > The United States of America are a prosperous country.
    > The United States of America is a prosperous country. ... Read more »
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  1. সে এতই দুর্বল যে হাঁটতে পারে না।

    > He is too weak to walk.
    > He is so weak that he cannot walk.


     
  2. জুতাগুল এত ছোট যে আমি পরতে পারি না।

    > The shoes are too small for me to wear.
    > The shoes are so small that I cannot wear.


     
  3. রিকশা ভাড়া দেয়ার মত যথেষ্ট টাকা আমার আছে।

    > I have enough money to pay the rickshaw puller
    > I have so much money that I can pay the rickshaw puller


     
  4. সে হেটে যাওয়ার জন্য যথেষ্ট শক্ত সমর্থ।

    > He is strong enough to go there by foot.          
            (enough + noun)
            (Adj + enough)


     
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This blog will contain few list of phrases expressing astonishment....

  • drop a bombshell – if you drop a bombshell, you make an unexpected announcement which will greatly change a situation.
  • credibility gap – the extent of disbelief, of the difference between what you are asked to believe and what you are able to believe, is called credibility gap.
  • jaw drops – if someone’s jaw drops, they show total amazement.
  • jump out of one’s skin – if you jump out of your skin, you are extremely surprised or shocked.
  • words fail me – this expression is often used when someone is so shocked, surprised or touched by something that they don’t know what to say.
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This blog will contain few list of phrases expressing happiness....

  • on cloud nine - A person who is on cloud nine is very happy because something wonderful has happened.
  • like a dog with two tails – if someone is like a dog with two tails, they are extremely happy.
  • fool’s paradise - If someone is living in a fool's paradise, they are in a state of contentment that will not last because their happiness is based on illusion or false hope.
  • grin from ear to ear – if somebody grins from ear to ear, they look very satisfied and happy.
  • happy camper – someone who is a happy camper is generally content or satisfied with what is happening in their lives and no complaints.
  • happy as a flea in a doghouse – if someone is (as) happy as a flea in a doghouse, they are very happy and c ... Read more »
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This blog will contain few list of phrases expressing fear....

  • jaw muscles were hardening – describe anxiety or fear
  • kept an anxious eye – be alert or conscious of
  • like a fallout shelter – like a place giving protection from danger
  • lowering sky – dark and threatening sky
  • staggered a little ways – continued to walk with weak, unsteady steps
  • stirring up their agonizing memories – brought about their painful memories
  • strident warning – having a loud, rough and unpleasant statement to caution
  • beads of sweat were standing out on his brow and forehead – drops of liquid formed on his brow and forehead because he felt hot or fearful
  • make your blood run cold – if something makes your blood run c ... Read more »
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This blog will contain few list of phrases expressing sadness....

  • a glazed look of despair – a dull, sad facial expression
  • a throng of busy bodies – a group of people who are curious or interfering into other people’s affairs
  • as plumb-less as a mid-ocean trench – not able to be understood, just like a long deep hole dug in the centre of the sea
  • heart palpitated tremendously – heart beat very fast
  • huffing and puffing – breathing in and out noisily
  • woeful voice – very sad or disappointing tone
  • cry one's eyes out – if you cry your eyes out, you cry a lot and for a long time.
  • down in the dumps – someone who is down in the dumps is depressed or feeling gloomy.
  • down in the mouth – w ... Read more »
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  • asked, consumed by curiosity – questioned out of a strong desire to know something
  • beads of sweat clinging to their foreheads – a lot of perspiration on their foreheads
  • briefly stole shoppers’ attention – caught the interest of shoppers for a short time
  • carved in my mind – formed deep memory
  • clotted with terror – filled with fear
  • concurred with – agreed with
  • gaining her equanimity – obtaining her calmness
  • gaped with horrified eyes – starred with the mouth and eyes wide open
  • hobbled as quickly as she could – moved with difficulty but as fast as she could
  • kept our eyes fixed on – focused on something
  • minutes seemed like days &ndash ... Read more »
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  • A lucrative shop – a shop that makes a large amount of money
  • Added in a hoarse voice – continued to say something in a rough and unpleasant sound
  • After being incarcerated – after being in prison
  • Incorrigible offenders – criminals who refuse to change their bad habits
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  • To stress the importance of the summit – to do something for something important.
  • At something’s heart – main deal.
  • Long-awaited – something you waited for a long time.
  • Induced by – influenced by.
  • Contentious activity – a work that cause too much argues and debate.
  • To curb their – to check something.
  • On the eve of something – on the beginning of anything.
  • Due to – because of.
  • Front-ranking – at the top rank (adj).
  • Take into account – to give importance.
  • Get in through the backdoor – to get something through unfair advantage.
  • To feel the picnk – to feel the importance of money.
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Category: Language | Views: 518 | Added by: Shawon | Date: 2014-07-08 | Comments (0)

  • Arm to the teeth – be prepared.
  • Bark up the wrong tree – to direct and enquire and opposition at the wrong person.
  • At sizes and seventh – need in the confusion.
  • Beat around the bush – to go around the subject instead of coming childly.
  • Fight tooth and nail – fight with outmost ferocity.
  • Carrot and a stick – the hope of reward and the threat of punishment.
  • Carry coals to new castle – to do something unnecessary.
  • Cast a cloud over something – cause annoyance or unhappiness to someone.
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Category: Language | Views: 695 | Added by: Shawon | Date: 2014-07-08 | Comments (0)

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