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

  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses