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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.