"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.