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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story