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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.