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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )