"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.