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

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.