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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.