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

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.