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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.