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

  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )