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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )