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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.