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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.