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

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.