"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.