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

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )