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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.