"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )