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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )