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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.