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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.