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

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.