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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.