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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide