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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.