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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )