"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Tis better to have loved and lost Than never to have loved at all. - Alfred Tennyson
Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.