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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.