"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family