"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )