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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home