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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.