"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.