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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.