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

  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.