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

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.