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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )