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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.