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

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.