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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.