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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.