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

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.