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

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means