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

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )