"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.