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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.