"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.