"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.