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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.