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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.