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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.