"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.