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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.