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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.