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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.