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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.