"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.