"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist