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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.