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

  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means