"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.