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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.