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

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.