"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )