"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide