"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.