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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.