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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.