"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.