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

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.