"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.