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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.