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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.