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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.