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

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )