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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.