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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.