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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.