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

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.