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

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.