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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )