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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.