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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.