"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.