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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.