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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.