"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.