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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.