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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )