"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.