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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.