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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.