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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.