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

  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.