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

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.