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

  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.