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

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.