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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )