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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.