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

  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home