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

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.