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

  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.