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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.