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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.