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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.